Pray for Your Child’s Self Control

Nothing is too difficult for God, pray for someone you care about today:  

Lord, I pray that _____ would not let sin control the way he(she) lives, give him(her) strength so as not to give in to sinful desires.  Block _____ from using any part of his(her) body as an instrument of evil to serve sin. Instead, may _____ give him(herself) completely to God and bring glory to You, Lord.  ~Amen (Romans 6:12-13 NLT)

Pray for Your Child to Come to God

God’s Word is transforming, pray a Scripture right now:

Lord, if You kept a record of our sins, who, O Lord, could ever survive?   Remind _____ that You offer forgiveness, help him(her) learn to fear You and learn to count on You, Lord.  May _____ put his(her) hope in Your word.  ~Amen (Psalm 130:3-5 NLT)

Pray for Your Child’s Self Discipline

God calls us to be persistent in prayer, begin your prayer time with a Scripture today. 

Lord God, thank You for disciplining _____ so that he(she) might share in Your holiness.  Use this discipline, which is not enjoyable while it is happening but painful to grow _____ in his(her) character and produce a peaceful harvest of right living.  ~Amen (Hebrews 12:10-11 NLT)

Pray for Your Child’s Character

Pray for those God brings to mind today:

Dear Lord, Would you clothe _____ with tenderhearted mercy, with kindness, with humility, with gentleness, and with patience.
May _____ forgive anyone who offends him(her), remembering that You, Lord, forgave him(her).
Above all, clothe _____ with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony.  ~Amen (Colossians 3:12-14)

Pray for your Child’s Self Discipline

Have confidence as you approach God’s throne, begin your prayer time with this Scripture: 

Heavenly Father, Remind _____ of the importance of meeting together with other believers, for where two or more gather together as Christ’s followers, You are there among them.  ~Amen (Matthew 18:20 NLT)

Pray for Your Child to Do the Right Thing

Engage in purpose driven prayer using Scripture: 

Lord God, May _____ not get tired of doing what is good. Remind him(her) that at just the right time he(she) will reap a harvest of blessing if he(she) doesn’t give up.
Whenever _____ has the opportunity, let him(her) do good to everyone–especially to those in the family of faith.  ~Amen (Galatians 6:9-10 NLT)

Pray for Your Child’s Life to Honor God

Come into agreement with God’s Word through this Scripture and prayer: 

God, I ask that you give _____ complete knowledge of Your will, as well as spiritual wisdom and understanding.
May the way _____ lives always be honoring and pleasing to You, Lord.
May _____’s life produce every kind of good fruit, and may he(she) grow and learn to know You better and better, God.  ~Amen  (Colossians 1:9-10 NLT)

Your prayers for your children are the greatest legacy you can leave