Verse: 1 Timothy 6:18
18 Tell them to do good and be rich in good works. They should give much to those in need and be ready to share.
Lord, I pray that my family would be rich in good deeds, generous and excited to share. I pray we can give to others the blessings we have been given. May we have our eyes open to those in need. I pray we can use the blessings to be a blessing. Thank you LORD for everything we have and may we remember it is all YOURS and for Your GLORY!
Verse: 1 Thessalonians 1:6
6 You became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you welcomed the message in the midst of severe suffering with the joy given by the Holy Spirit.
Dear Lord, I pray that our family would be filled with the JOY of the LORD. I pray we would remember that joy is not the same as happiness but a deeper feeling. I pray our joy would spill over and be a blessing to others. I pray that with the joy given by the Holy Spirit that we may face the challenges and trials of the world with hope.
Verse: 1 Thessalonians 5:15
15 Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else.
Father God, I pray that my family would be kind to one another. I pray we would teach those in our family as we would want to be treated. I pray that we would show kindness to everyone we encounter. I pray our families kindness would reflect Jesus. Thank you LORD for being the example of pure kindness to us!
Verse: Psalm 51:10
Create in me a pure heart, O God,
and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
Lord, create in our families hearts a pure heart O, God. I pray that the purity of our hearts will show out in our lives. I pray against things that will try to incase our purity. I pray for strength to stand strong in YOU! Protect LORD, my families hearts, eyes, and mind. Thank you for your guiding hand in our lives.
Verse: Proverbs 3:3
Let love and faithfulness never leave you;
bind them around your neck,
write them on the tablet of your heart.
Lord, I pray my family would never cease being faithful. I pray that you would bind this virtue around our necks. I pray you would write it on the tables of our hearts! Thank you LORD for your love and that it never leaves us LORD! Let our family always continue to run towards you increasing in our faithfulness each step of the way.
Verse: Ephesians 2:10
10 For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
Father God, I pray my family would find our identity in YOU. I pray that we would develop a strong self-esteem as we deepen our love for the creator and author of our lives! You God are the master artist and we are your workmanship.
Verse: Deuteronomy 31:6
6 Be strong and have strength of heart. Do not be afraid or shake with fear because of them. For the Lord your God is the One Who goes with you. He will be faithful to you. He will not leave you alone.”
Father God, I pray that my family would be courageous and strong in our character and our actions. Let us find our courage in you LORD! Thank you for being our strength!
Verse: 1 Peter 14:19
17 Show respect to all men. Love the Christians. Honor God with love and fear. Respect the head leader of the country.
Lord God, I pray as a family we will show respect to our family members and OTHERS, as your word ask us to. May we show respect by honoring authority, and remembering that you O LORD are the highest authority in our lives!
Verse: Psalm 25:21
May integrity and uprightness protect me,
because my hope, Lord,[a] is in you.
Lord, I pray our family would be a family of integrity. I pray that you would protect our family because our HOPE is in you LORD. I pray that we will do what is right even when no one is looking. Strengthen us LORD, as we pursue YOU.
Focus: Love for God’s Word
Verse: Psalm 19:10
10 They are more precious than gold,
than much pure gold;
they are sweeter than honey,
than honey from the honeycomb.
Father God, I pray my family would look to Your word as TRUTH and more precious than gold and sweeter than honey. Thank you for the gift of communication through Your written WORD!