Praying from 1 Timothy 1:16 relating to Mercy, Patience, Eternal Life.

Dear Lord, I thank you for the mercy you have shown me, despite my shortcomings and failures. I claim the promise that you have displayed your patience in me, so that others may believe in you for eternal life. Help me to be an example of your love and grace to those around me, and may my life bring glory to your name. Thank you for your never-ending mercy and grace. In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Verse: However, for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first, Jesus Christ might display all his patience for an example of those who were going to believe in him for eternal life.
1 Timothy 1:16

This is a Promise. The verse is stating that the speaker obtained mercy so that Jesus Christ could display his patience as an example for those who believe in him for eternal life.