Praying from 1 Peter 4:12 relating to Trials, Testing, Endurance

Dear God, my beloved, I pray that I do not become astonished at the fiery trials that come my way to test me. Help me to understand that these trials are not strange occurrences, but rather opportunities for growth and strength. Give me the courage and wisdom to face these trials with faith and perseverance, knowing that you are with me every step of the way. Thank you for your love and guidance in my life. Amen.

Verse: Beloved, don’t be astonished at the fiery trial which has come upon you to test you, as though a strange thing happened to you.
1 Peter 4:12

This is a Command. The verse commands the reader to not be astonished at the fiery trial that has come upon them to test them.