Prayer based on Matthew 25:7. Themes: Preparation, Readiness, Judgment

Dear Lord, may we be like the wise virgins who arose and trimmed their lamps. May we always be prepared and ready for your coming. Help us to keep our lamps burning brightly with the oil of your love and grace. Guide us to be faithful and vigilant in our service to you. In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.

Verse: Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.
Matthew 25:7

This is a Command. The verse is instructing the virgins to trim their lamps.