Category Archives: Self Control

Prayer for Life & Money

God calls us to be persistent in prayer, take a moment to pray right now

O Wise God, Block _____ from craving money, for the love of money is at the root of all kinds of evil. 

Don’t let him/her wander from the faith and pierce him/herself with many sorrows because

he/she seeks to have money.  ~Amen (1 Timothy 6:10 NLT)

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

Prayer for Your Child’s Self Control

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

Lord, keep _____ from deliberate sins!  Don’t let sin control him/her.

Instead, may the words of _____’s mouth and the thoughts of his/her heart

be pleasing to You, O Lord, the Rock, the Redeemer.  ~Amen (Psalm 19:13-14 NLT)

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

Prayer for Your Child’s Friendship Choices

Pray for those God brings to mind today. 

Dear Lord, Help _____  not befriend angry people or associate with hot-tempered people,

keep him/her from learning to be like them and endangering his/her own soul.  ~Amen (Proverbs 22:24-25 NLT)

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

Prayer for Your Teenager’s Music Choices

Engage in purpose driven prayer, using Scripture. 

Lord, may _____ listen to what You say and treasure Your commands. 

When he/she tunes into music, tune his/her ear to wisdom,

help him/her concentrate on the lyrics and cry out for insight and ask for understanding as to music choices. ~Amen
(Proverbs 2:1-3 NLT)

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

Prayer for Holiness

God calls us to be persistent in prayer, pray 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)

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

Prayer for Honesty

The Holy Spirit gives each one power to overcome disobedience, pray a Scripture right now:

Heavenly Father, Help ____ be an honest witness who tells the truth. 

Help him/her not be a person who makes cutting remarks,

instead give him/her  words of wisdom that bring healing.  ~Amen (Proverbs 12:17 NLT)

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