Tag Archives: Discipline

Prayer for Self Control

Prayer changes hearts, take a moment to pray today:

Dear Lord, May _____ discipline his/her body and keep it under control,

lest after preaching to others they should be disqualified. ~Amen
(1 Corinthians 9:27 ESV) 

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

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Prayer for a Child to Listen to Parents

Have confidence as your approach God’s throne praying Scripture: 

Gracious God,  I pray that _____ would be a wise child and accept his/her parent’s discipline,

don’t let _____ refuse to listen to correction.  ~Amen (Proverbs 13:1 NLT) 

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

Prayer for Discipline

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~~

Discipline is Not Easy

Turn your child over to God in prayer: 

Heavenly Father, May _____ recognize that when we, his/her parents,  discipline him/her, it means that we love him/her and that he/she belongs to our family, just as You discipline those You love, those You accept as Your sons and daughters. 

May _____ respect us when we discipline him/her, realizing that we are doing our best and that we ourselves are submitting to Your discipline, which is for our good.  ~Amen (Hebrews 12:5-10)

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

Discipline

Pray for your child today from Hebrews 12, verses 10 & 11:

Heavenly Father, thank you for disciplining child’s name,

and for preparing him/her to share in your holiness. 

Use this discipline, which can be painful, to train _____

and produce a harvest of righteousness and peace in his/her life.

God, I know that training and disciplining aren’t always pleasant, but they are necessary to grow and mature my child.   Help me stand beside _____ physically and spiritually when they are going through difficult times.  ~Amen