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Praying for our Children

Praying for our Children

Praying for Our Children

Week 1

1 SALVATION
Lord, I pray that my children would obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
2 Timothy 2:10

2 GOD’S GRACE
I pray that my children may grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 3:18

3 LOVE
Father, grant that my children would learn to live a life of love, through the Spirit who lives in them.
Ephesians 5:2

4 INTEGRITY
Lord, may integrity and uprightness protect my children because their hope is in you.
Psalm 25:21

5 SELF-CONTROL
Father, help my children not be like many others, but to be alert and self-controlled in all they do.
1 Thessalonians 5:6

6 LOVE FOR GOD’S WORD
Lord, may my children regard your Word as more precious than gold and sweeter than honey.
Psalm 19:10

7 JUSTICE
God, help my children to love justice as You do and act justly in all they do.
Psalm 11:7 & Micah 6:8

Week 2

8 MERCY
Oh Father, grant that my children would be full of mercy and compassion as you are Lord.
James 5:11

9 RESPECT
Lord, help my children to show proper respect to everyone, as your Word commands.
1 Peter 2:17

10 SELF-ESTEEM
God, help my children develop a strong self-esteem rooted in the realization that they are Your workmanship.
Ephesians 2:10

11 FAITHFULNESS
Let faithfulness never leave my children, but bind this virtue around their necks.
Proverbs 3:3

12 COURAGE
Lord, may my children always be strong and courageous in their character and their actions.
Deuteronomy 31:6

13 PURITY
Create in my children pure hearts, O God, and let that purity of heart be shown in their lives.
Psalm 51:10

14 KINDNESS
Father, I pray that my children would be kind to each other and to everyone else.
1 Thessalonians 5:15

Week 3

15 GENEROSITY
Lord, I pray my children would be rich in good deeds, generous and willing to share.
1 Timothy 6:18

16 PEACE LOVING
Father God, help my children make every effort to do what leads to peace.
Romans 14:19

17 JOY
Heavenly Father, grant that my children would be filled with the joy given by the Holy Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 1:6

18 PERSEVERANCE
Lord, teach my children to persevere in all they do, and help them run with perseverance the race set before them.
Hebrews 12:1

19 HUMILITY
God, please cultivate in my children the ability to show true humility toward all.
Titus 3:2

20 COMPASSION
Holy Father, I pray that You would clothe my children with the virtue of compassion.
Colossians 3:12

21 RESPONSIBILITY
Lord grant that my children would learn to be responsible, for each one should carry his own load.
Galatians 6:5

Week 4

22 CONTENTMENT
Father, teach my children the secret of being content in every situation, through Him who gives them strength.
Philippians 4:12-13

23 FAITH
Lord, help my children to fight the good fight of faith, taking hold of the eternal life to which they were called.
1 Timothy 6:12

24 A SERVANT’S HEART
God, help my children develop servants’ hearts, that they may serve wholeheartedly.
Ephesians 6:7

25 HOPE
God of hope, grant that my children may overflow with hope and hopefulness by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Romans 15:13

26 PATIENCE
God, strengthen my children with all power, so that they may have great endurance and patience.
Galatians 5:22

27 PASSION FOR THE LORD
Lord, I pray my children’s souls would pant for you as the deer pants for streams of water.
Psalm 42:1

28 WISDOM
Father, I pray my children would ask and that you would generously give wisdom to them as you promise.
James 1:5

29 PRAYERFULNESS
I ask that my children would be committed to prayer, and not faint, lose heart or give up.
Luke 18:1

30 GRATITUDE
Lord, help my children to live lives that overflow with thankfulness, always giving thanks to You.
Ephesians 5:20

31 BOLDNESS
I pray that my children would fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel of Christ Jesus.
Ephesians 6:19

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