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31 Things to Pray for Your Children

My mom is a prayer warrior.  She is quick to pray, and quick to ask others to pray.  When her pastor shared a list of 31 Things to Pray for Your Children, she passed it along to me.  So I'm passing the list on to you!  These are from Pastor Hollie at Sevier Heights Baptist Church in Knoxville.


1.  Salvation – Acts 16:31

2.  The Assurance of Salvation – I John 5:13

3.  To Love and Obey Their Parents – Exodus 20:12

4.  To Learn to Walk in the Holy Spirit – Galatians 5:16

5.  Love for God’s Word – Psalm 119:72

6.  To Learn to Pray – Luke 11:1

7.  Love for the Church – Hebrews 10:24-25

8.  Faithfulness in Tithes & Offerings – Malachi 3:10

9.  Sexual Purity – I Thessalonians 4:3

10.  Salvation of Future Spouse – Matthew 7:7-8

11.  A Godly, Happy Marriage – Genesis 2:24

12.  To Learn to Work Hard – Proverbs 14:23

13.  To Sleep Well – Psalm 3:5

14.  To Learn to Share the Gospel – Mark 5:19-20

15.  To Glory in the Cross – Galatians 6:14

16.  A Heart of Praise & Thanksgiving – Psalm 107:1

17.  To Learn to Resist the Devil – James 4:7

18.  To Learn to Resist Peer Pressure – Proverbs 1:10

19.  To Live in Integrity – Proverbs 10:9

20.  Love for the Unsaved – Matthew 9:36

21.  A Desire for Wisdom & Knowledge – Proverbs 2:1-6

22.  A Hunger for God – Psalm 42:1

23.  To Know God’s Will in Vocation – Ephesians 5:17

24.  Tender Hearts – John 11:35

25.  Protection from Discouragement – II Timothy 1:7

26.  Friends Who will Encourage Them in Christ – Proverbs 27:17

27.  Protection from False Teaching – Colossians 2:8

28.  To Learn Contentment – Philippians 4:11

29.  Courage to Stand Alone – II Timothy 4:16-17

30.  To Never Look Down on Others – Proverbs 16:18

31.  To Be Quick to Confess Their Sins – I John 1:9



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