Pray for Godly Wisdom for Your Child

God’s Word is living and active, personalize it as a prayer today.  

Heavenly Father, I pray that _____ would be wise and understand Your ways, God;

bless him(her) with a life of steady goodness so that his(her) good deeds will pour forth.

Don’t let _____ become bitterly jealous, or have selfish ambition in his(her) heart, or brag about being wise.

Give _____ wisdom that comes from heaven, may he(she) be peace loving, gentle at all times, and willing to yield to others. ~Amen (James 3:13-16 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child’s Heart

Bring your worries before God’s throne and pray a Scripture right now.  

Remind _____, dear Lord, that You examine his(her) heart and You will rejoice when You find integrity there.

I pray that all that _____’s does would be done with good motive.

Help _____ want to obey you; may his(her) love for You never change.  ~Amen (1 Chronicles 29:17-18 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child’s Conscience

Praying in faith moves the heart of God; take a moment to pray for someone you’re concerned about.  

Holy Spirit, would you convict _____’s heart and turn him(her) from his(her) sins,

cause _____ to turn toward You, God, so he(she) can be cleansed from his(her) sins.    ~Amen (Acts 3:20 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child to Enjoy Worshipping God

Prayer changes hearts, have faith as you personalize Scripture and pray from someone you care about today.  

Gracious God, May _____ worship You, Lord, with gladness.

May he(she) come before You, singing with joy and acknowledge that You are the Lord God.

You made ___ and he(she) is one of Yours.  ~Amen (Psalm 100:2-3 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child’s Confidence

Turn your child over to God in prayer.  

Heavenly Father, When _____ needs wisdom, remind him(her) to ask You, God, for You will gladly give it and not resent his(her) asking.

May _____ fully expect You to answer and not have a doubtful mind that is driven and tossed by the wind.  ~Amen (James 1:5-6 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child’s Faith to Grow

God calls us to be persistent in prayer.  Personalize Scripture today.  

Lord God, When trouble comes _____’s way, help him(her) see it as an opportunity for joy.

When _____’s faith is tested, may his(her) endurance grow so that he(she) will be strong in character and ready for anything.  ~Amen (James 1:2-4 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child to be a Leader

It’s exciting to use God’s own words in prayer.  

Heavenly Father, I pray that _____ would go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.

Help _____ teach these new disciples to obey all of Your commands; remind _____ that you are always with him(her), even to the end of the age.  ~Amen (Matthew 28:19-20 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child – Respect

Have confidence that God hears your prayers.  

Gracious God, Cause _____ to obey his(her) leaders.  Remind him(her) that they are accountable to You, God, and that he(she) should pray for them to live honorably.  ~Amen (Hebrews 13:17-18 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child to be Loving, Patient, & Kind

Praying Scripture back to God can lead to a moment of sincere worship.  

Just as You are loving Lord, cause _____ to be loving, to be patient and kind.

May _____ not be jealous or boastful or proud or rude.

May _____ never demand his(her) own way, be irritable, or keep a record when he(she) has been wronged.

May _____ never be glad about injustice but rejoice whenever the truth wins out.

May _____  both know and give love that never gives up, never loses faith, remains hopeful and endures through every circumstance. ~Amen (1 Corinthians 13:4-7 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

Pray for Your Child – Honesty

Prayer changes hearts, take a moment to personalize Scripture today.  

Heavenly Father, Help _____ to watch his(her) tongue!  Keep his(her) lips from telling lies!

Help _____ turn away from evil and do good.  May he(she) work hard at living in peace with others.  ~Amen (Psalm 34:13-14 NLT)

~Praying Scripture: One moment, One prayer, One life changed by the power of God’s Word~

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