Prayer For Children

I found this on BlessedBeingMom’s blog and wanted to remember it.

Ways to pray for your children
(author is unknown to me)

Pray they will know Christ as Savior early in life. (Ps. 63:1, 2Tim 3:15)
PRay they will have a hatred for sin and evil. (Ps. 97:10)

Pray they will have a responsible attitude in all their relationships. (Dan 6:3)
Pray they will respect those in authority over them. (Rom 13:1)

Pray they will desire the right kind of friends and be protected from the wrong friends. (Prov 1:10-11)
Pray they will be kept from the wrong mate and saved for the right one. (1Cor 6:14-17)

Pray they and their future spouse will be kept pure until marriage. (1 Cor 6:18-20)
Pray they will learn to completely submit to God and actively resist Satan in all circumstances. (James 4:7)

Pray they will be wholeheartedly sold out to serving Jesus Christ. (Rom 12:1-2)
Pray they will be hedged in so they cannot find their way to wrong people or wrong places, and the wrong people cannot find their way to them. (Hos 2:6)

Pray their children and grandchildren will know Christ as Savior and Lord and serve Him with their whole heart, soul, mind, and strength. (Matt 22:37-38)
Pray when they leave home it would be with an eternal perspective and Christ-like values and characteristics. (Is 40:8)

Pray they would be caught when guilty. (Ps. 119:71)
Pray they would be protected from the evil one. (Luke 2:52)
Pray they will be protected from the evil one in each area of their lives; spiritual, emotional, and physical. (John 17:15)

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