Today, well talk about special prayer for truck drivers. You might be wondering if truck drivers need prayers? The answer is yes. Study shows that trucking this day, is becoming deadlier than before and truck driving is one of the most dangerous occupations in the USA today.
Truckers record a higher percentage of vehicle accidents and fatalities globally due to the huge risk involved in their job. Although the Government is doing everything possible to minimalize the risk and put safety measures in place. Still, the figures keep going up.
As Christians and believers of Christ, we know that prayer is the master key, and the Bible says “Ask, and ye shall be given, and Jesus Christ said in John 14:14 I will do whatever you ask in my name so that the Father may be glorified. (NIV). We are a firm believer in the word and we know that whatever He says, surely, He will do. With the lead of the Holy Spirit, we prepare this prophetic prayer for truck drivers.
Why Do Truck Drivers Need Prayer
You need prayer irrespective of the work you are doing. Whether you are a writer, a doctor, an engineer, or whatever your occupation. The recent rise of truck accidents is only caused by technical faults, driving a truck can be challenging. The trucker sits for hours driving long distances and it may result in health challenges like diabetes, chronic back, and leg pain.
In some cases, the driver dozes off in a blink of an eye while driving and cause fatal accident claiming lives.
Besides being on the road, a truck driver can have an accident while lifting containers and boxes. So, trucking is a dangerous job that can harm anyone no matter how smart you are on duty. The only thing that safe you apart from your expertise and diligence at work is prayers. That is the reason why prayer for truck drivers is necessary.
Prayers For Truck Drivers
Truckers don’t have much time as they are always on the road. However, saying a few words of prayers before you leave for your destination can avert evil ahead. Below is a short prayer for truck drivers.
Safe Driving Driver Prayer
Heavenly Father, I thank you for another opportunity to witness this day, bless me and my truck Oh Lord.
Sanctify this truck and be my mortal sight throughout my journey.
Oh Lord, I rely on you, Father, please take absolute control of everything. Keep my truck and cargo safe, protect my going out and coming in.
Give me strength for this journey and open my eyes not to doze off, and at the end let all glory return unto you Oh LordI pray in Jesus name.
After the short prayer, you can play some soul-lifting songs to charge your spirit. You will discover that the spirit of God will connect with you and you will be inspired for the trip. Even though I don’t drive a truck, anytime I’m travelling, I always listen to worship songs. It lifts my soul, connects me to the Holy Spirit and keeps me charged all through my trip. Thereafter, I will start praying.
General Truck Drivers Prayer
Lord I thank you for the gift of life, I appreciate you for having you as my Father, thank you oh Lord for this day and everything you have done. I’m a sinner Oh Lord, father, let your mercy speak for me. Please Lord wash my sins away with the precious blood of Jesus Christ. Purify me Oh Lord and make me righteous before you.
Father, please sanctify my truck, clean every evil mark that might cause an accident on my way today. I clean my truck with the blood of Jesus.
Oh Lord, I bind every spirit of sleep and distraction. I arrest every principality controlling the air, water, and the weather to hear the word of God and give way now.
Heavenly Lord, I commit my going now unto your hands, remove every obstacle on my way. I bind every blood-sucking demon, I neutralise their stronghold.
Father, anoint my eyes for clarity., strengthen me and purify my blood from any sickness and disease.
I ask Oh Lord for divine protection and safety throughout this trip. Let no evil befall me Oh Lord.
Father protect every other driver guide us all and deliver us from confusion on the road.
Please, Lord, keep our cargo safe and protect us from all forms of accident. Let your light shine on this journey and take all glory Oh Lord.
Oh Lord, I ask that this truck will not develop any mechanical fault. Your hand shall rest on the truck to and fro.
Father, I ask that the weather will favourable. By your power, please clear of evil cloud.
I cover every satanic pit on the way with the blood of Jesus Christ. Let those that dig the evil pit, fall inside by themselves.
Every arrow of accidents, I command you back to the sender.
Father, let Your angels guide and protect my truck and me on this journey. The wind will blow to guide my direction and the sun will shine on my path.
You are the Alpha and Omega, be the beginning and the end of my journey Oh Lord. Let the weather
Father, your word says – You are my rock, my shield and the power that saves me. You are my refuge, my saviour and the one who save me from my violence. Manifest your word in my life.
No doubt, truck driving is lucrative but it’s hazardous. Hence there is a need to ask God for protection through prayers. The prayer for truck drivers is a guide to teach you how to make your supplications unto the Lord before embarking on your journey. These prayers are spiritually inspired.
Don’t underestimate the power of prayer, prayer can help you avert unforeseen and unexpected occurrences. Pray without season, even when you are driving, you can be praying gently in your heart.
Send your prayer request and share your experience as a truck driver.