Tag Archives: Heart

Pray for Your Child to Serve Others

Begin your prayer time with a Scripture today.

God, You have given each of us a gift from Your great variety of spiritual gifts; cause _____ to use his(her) gifts well, to serve others. May _____ serve others with strength and energy that You supply God, and bring You glory.  ~Amen (1 Peter 4:10-11)

Pray for Your Child to Turn to God’s Word

Entrust your child to God through prayer.

Heavenly Father, would You show _____ that all Scripture is inspired by You, God, and is useful to teach what is true.  May Your word make _____ realize what is wrong in his(her) life, may It correct his(her) when he(she) is wrong and may It teach him(her) to do what is right.  ~Amen (2 Timothy 3:16 NLT)

Pray for Your Child’s Spirit & Heart

The Holy Spirit intercedes in prayer on your behalf.  

Lord, I pray that You would give _____ singleness of heart and a put a new spirit within him(her).  May You take away _____’s stony, stubborn heart and give him(her) a tender, responsive heart; help him(her) obey Your decrees and regulations and be _____’s God.  ~Amen (Ezekiel 11:19-20 NLT)

Pray for Your Child’s Heart

Have confidence that God hears your prayers.  

Heavenly Father, May _____ confess his(her) sins to You, knowing You are faithful and just to forgive him(her) of sin and cleanse him(her) from all wickedness.  Remind _____ that he(she) belongs to You and is a new person…the old life is gone, a new life has begun! ~Amen
(1 John  1:9 & 2 Corinthians 5:17 NLT)

Exciting News! Blog to Book

Hey friends,

I have exciting news to share!  Keith Ferrin and I have collaborated to organize the Scripture prayers on this blog into a book.  It includes three sections:  365 daily prayers, prayers by category, and blessings to pray for your children.   We’ve designed the page with room for you to make notes.
Check out all the details and a sample page HERE.

We’re putting the finishing touches on the book this week.
I’ll be sharing about how you can order your copy soon.




Pray for Your Child to Trust God

Pray God’s heart as it is revealed in Scripture.  

Dear Lord, Remind _____ that everything he(she) has comes from You,  and that You, the God who cares for _____, will supply all of his(her) needs from Your glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ.  ~Amen 1 Chronicles 29:14 & Philippians 4:19 NLT)