Praying for My Children

God has loved my children with an everlasting love and He draws them to Himself with loving-kindness. 

Jeremiah 31:3

Prayers of Promise

My children shall be mighty on the earth, wealth and riches are in my house.
Psalm 112:2-3

My child shall be like a well-nurtured plant and my daughter like a pillar carved to adorn a palace.
Psalm 144:12-13

God will not take His love away from my children.
Psalm 89:33

My home is a refuge for my children.
Proverbs 14:26

God has set before my children a blessing and a curse, a blessing as they follow His commands.
Deuteronomy 11:26-28

God devises ways so my children may not be estranged.
2 Samuel 14:14

My descendants will inherit the nations.
Isaiah 54:2-3

The father of a righteous child has great joy; he who has a wise child delights in him.
Proverbs 23:24

He who began a good work will carry it on to completion in my children.
Philippians 1:6

God will pour His Spirit on my descendants, and His blessing on my offspring.
Isaiah 44:3

My children will call to God and He will answer them great and unsearchable things.
Jeremiah 33:3

The Lord is faithful, He will strengthen and protect my children from the evil one.
2 Thessalonians 3:3

My work will be rewarded, my children will return from the land of the enemy - to their own land.
Jeremiah 31:16-17

God, who promised, is faithful.
Hebrews 10:23

Prayers of Protection


My children trust the Lord with all their heart, in all their ways acknowledge Him, and He makes their paths straight.
2 Timothy 1:7

My children will not associate with one easily angered and get snared themselves.
Proverbs 22:24

Teach my children Your ways so they may know You and continue to find favor with You.
Exodus 33:13

My children will trust in Him and never be put to shame.
1 Peter 2:6

My children will live in God’s presence.
Psalm 102:28

May my children hide Your word in their hearts that they may not sin against You.
Psalm 119:11

My children will know the love that surpasses knowledge - filled to the measure with all the fullness of God.
Ephesians 3:19

My children will stand firm in their faith.
Isaiah 7:9

Increase my children’s faith.
Luke 17:5

Give my children a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.
2 Timothy 1:7


My children have the mind of Christ.
1 Corinthians 2:16

My children will choose wisdom rather than riches.
Proverbs 8:10

My children will be blessed if they do not walk in the counsel of the wicked but their delight is in the law of the Lord.
Psalm 1:1-3

My children will not turn to the right or to the left, they will walk in the way of the Lord, that they may live and prosper.
Deuteronomy 5:32-34

My children will not be conformed to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewal of their minds.
Romans 12:2

May my children hide Your word in their hearts that they may not sin against You.
Psalm 119:11

God’s will shall not depart from the mouths of my children.
Isaiah 59:21

Open my children’s eyes that they may see wonderful things in Your law.
Psalm 119:18

Increase my children’s faith.
Luke 17:5

Give my children a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.
2 Timothy 1:7


God will sustain my children; He will not let the righteous fall.
Psalm 55:22

The Lord is my children’s light and salvation - whom shall they fear? The Lord is their stronghold, they will not be afraid.
Psalm 27:1

God is a refuge for my children and underneath are His everlasting arms.
Deuteronomy 33:27

My children will not offer parts of their body to sin, rather offer themselves to God as instruments of righteousness.
Romans 6:13

God is with my children, to strengthen, help, and uphold them.
Isaiah 41:10

As they walk in His ways and obey His statutes, God will give my children long lives.
1 Kings 3:14

Strengthen my children according to Your word.
Psalm 119:28

Make my children’s feet like deer, enable them to go to the heights.
Habakuk 3:19

Call my children to holy lives by the grace that was given in Christ before the beginning of time.
2 Timothy 1:9

May my children increase and may they overcome all their enemies.
Genesis 24:60

God will contend with those who contend with my children, and my children will be saved.
Isaiah 49:25

God sees my children, He will heal them, lead them, and restore comfort to them.
Isaiah 57:18

For he guards the lives of His faithful ones and delivers them from the hand of the wicked.
Psalm 97:10

Protect my children from the evil one.
John 17:15

Prayers for Salvation and Restoration

God gives life to the dead and calls things that are not as though they were.
Romans 4:17

My children will confess their sins and prosper.
Proverbs 28:13

Through Christ the law of the Spirit set my children free from the law of sin and death.
Romans 8:2

As far as the east is from the west, so far has He removed my children’s sins.
Psalm 103:12

God has loved my children with an everlasting love; He draws them with loving kindness.
Jeremiah 31:3

God will give my children a heart to know Him - they will return with all their heart.
Jeremiah 24:7

If my children are in Christ, they are new creations; the old has gone, the new has come.
2 Corinthians 5:17

The truth will set my children free.
John 8:32

Open my children’s eyes and turn them from darkness to light; from the power of Satan to God.
Acts 26:18

God is patient with my children, not willing that any perish, but come to repentance.
2 Peter 3:9

I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
3 John 1:4

For the Lord is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn His face from my children if they return to Him.
2 Chronicles 30:9

God will bring my children from darkness and the deepest gloom, break their chains and send His word and save.
Psalm 107:19-21

He heals the brokenhearted, and binds up their wounds.
Psalm 147:3

My children will proclaim what the Lord has done.
Psalm 118:17

God will grant my children repentance, lead them to the knowledge of the truth, come to their senses, and escape the traps of the devil.
2 Timothy 2:25-26

God will forgive my children’s wickedness, remember their sins no more.
Hebrews 8:12

My children will turn to the Lord, and He will have mercy.
Isaiah 55:7

God will loose the chains of injustice, untie the chords of the yoke, and set the oppressed free.
Isaiah 58:6