Prayer Guide: His Mercy Is More

©2016 Getty Music Hymns and Songs. Words and music by Matt Boswell and Matt Papa. CCLI Song Number: 7065053

The prayer prompters below are suggestions to choose from in the context of corporate prayer or worship. Usually only one or two would be utilized, but we have provided a variety of ideas to choose from, or to use as inspiration to create your own.



Praise the Lord!
His mercy is more
Stronger than darkness, new every morn
Our sins, they are many, His mercy is more

  • I praise You that your mercy is greater than…
  • I praise You for your new mercy of _____ today.
  • I pray your mercy will overcome the darkness of….
  • Let the light of your mercy shine through me to….

Verse 1

What love could remember no wrongs we have done
Omniscient, all-knowing, He counts not their sum
Thrown into a sea without bottom or shore
Our sins, they are many, His mercy is more

  • I praise you that you no longer see my ….. but see the righteousness of Christ in me.
  • Thank you that as far as east is from the west, you have forgiven my ______.
  • Thank you that you have thrown _____ into the bottom of the sea and remember it no more.

Verse 2

What patience would wait as we constantly roam
What Father, so tender, is calling us home
He welcomes the weakest, the vilest, the poor
Our sins, they are many, His mercy is more

  • Lord, thank you for your patience with me as I have…
  • Lord, help me to see  ____ as vile in your holy presence…..
  • Lord, please draw _____(name) back home to you.

Verse 3

What riches of kindness He lavished on us
His blood was the payment, His life was the cost
We stood ‘neath a debt we could never afford
Our sins, they are many, His mercy is more

  • Jesus, Your precious blood is more valuable than….
  • Jesus, thank you for setting me free from…
  • Thank you for paying my debt of ….