Five Scriptures to Pray Over Your Children

by | Nov 10, 2022 | KidZone, Stephanie Holmberg

Praying for your child’s faith:

Let _______ keep your words and store up your commands so that s/he will live.  Cause him/her to guard your teachings as the apple of his/her eye, and let them be written on the tablet of his/her heart.  Proverbs 7:2-3 

Praying for your child’s character:

Give _______ a wise and discerning heart so that s/he can distinguish between right and wrong.  1 Kings 3:9,12 

Praying for your child’s safety: 

Hem _______ in—behind and before; place your hand upon him/her so that wherever s/he goes and whatever s/he does, s/he will be accompanied by your presence.  Psalm 139:5-10  

Praying for your child’s relationships:  

I pray that _______ would choose his/her friends carefully, for the way of the wicked leads them astray.  Proverbs 12:26 

Praying for your child’s future: 

Thank you that no eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what you have prepared for _________ because s/he loves you.  Cause him/her to be willing to wait on you, and act on his/her behalf. 1 Corinthians 2:9