The Prayer Knot

Whether you are sending your child off to kindergarten or to college, the adjustment is a hard one. It is a reminder that they are growing up and that they…


Father, Protect my child from influences that are not good. “Do not be deceived: “Bad company ruins good morals.”” 1 Corinthians 15:33

A Peacemaker

Lord, May my child learn to be a peace maker, attempting to be at peace with all. “If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all.”…


God, help me correct my child gently when required. “Better is open rebuke than hidden love.” Proverbs 27:5


Father, please help me model an even temper. “A fool gives full vent to his spirit, but a wise man quietly holds it back.” Proverbs 29:11


God, may my child not be envious of others. “A tranquil heart gives life to the flesh, but envy makes the bones rot.” Proverbs 14:30

Not Easily Offended

God, may my child not be easily offended. “Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offense.” Proverbs 19:11


Father, prepare my child to serve You in singleness if that is Your plan. “An unmarried man is concerned about the Lord’s affairs – how he can please the Lord.”…


God, may my child be open to correction. “The ear that listens to life-giving reproof will dwell among the wise.” Proverbs 15:31


O Lord, my strength comes from You. May I model dependence on You to my child. “I love you, O Lord, my strength. The Lord is my rock and my…


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