Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Some Scriptures to Pray for Your Children

  • That they will have a real born again experience and come to know God personally. (John 3:3)
  • That they will have soft, tender hearts to hear the voice of the Lord and that they will walk humbly before Him. ((Isaiah 57:15; 66:2; 1 Peter 5:5-6)
    That they will love the Lord with all their heart, soul, mind and strength. (Mark 12:50)
  • That God will pour out His Holy Spirit upon them. (Isaiah 44:3-4)
  • That they will love the Word of God, love to pray, and love to fellowship with the saints. (1 Peter 2:2; Psalm 55:17; Hebrews 10:25)
  • That they will love righteousness and hate evil. (Psalm 97:10; 101:3; Amos 5:15; John 17:15-16; Romans 12:9)
  • That they will hate lies and deception and seek after truth. (Psalm 51:6; 119:30; 163; Proverbs 12:22; 13:5; 19:9)
  • That they will stand up for truth and never compromise; that they will stand and keep on standing against all opposition. (Ephesians 6:13-14)
  • That they will hate the spirit of this world, but instead, bring God's love and salvation to the needy in this world. (John 17:18; Philippians 2:15; 1 John 2:15-17)
  • That they will understand true justice and have discernment regarding good and evil, the holy and the profane. (Leviticus 10:10; Isaiah 59:14-15; Jeremiah 15:19; Ezekiel 22:26)
  • That they will seek God with all their hearts. (Psalm 27:8; 105:4; 119:2; Proverbs 28:5; Zephaniah 2:3)
  • That their whole spirit, soul and body will be kept pure and blameless unto the coming of the Lord. (1 Thessalonians 5:23)
  • That God will give them godly wives and husbands. (2 Corinthians 6:14-18)
  • That they will love and embrace children and establish godly homes. (Psalm 27 and 28: Malachi 2:15)
  • That God will keep them from accident, harm, sickness and danger, and all enemy attack. Psalm 91)

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