Abiding in Christ

*Fill in your child name in the blank space
**Most of these prayers assume our children have surrendered their lives to Christ;
if they have not, that is our first & most urgent prayer

  • Father, please guard ________ from responding to evil with evil; instead, help them to always pursue good for themselves and for all. (1 Thessalonians 5:15)

  • Give _______ eyes to see You, no matter their circumstance, and to choose to rejoice in You. (1 Thessalonians 5:16)

  • May prayer be to ________ like breathing. May they abide in You, holy Father, and may they take all of their praises and concerns to You throughout their day, seeking Your counsel. (1 Thessalonians 5:17)

  • May ______ know Your will, for them to give thanks to You in all circumstances. (1 Thessalonians 5:18)

  • Father, may ______ not suppress Your Spirit, and may they not despise those who have a word from You. On the other hand, don’t let them be gullible. Guide them to test everything against the truth of Your word, and to hold fast to what’s good. (1 Thessalonians 5:19-21 MSG)

  • May ______ abstain and run from every form of evil. (1 Thessalonians 5:22)

  • Lord, may You, the God of peace, sanctify _______ completely; may their whole spirit, soul, and body be holy and whole, fit for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. (1 Thessalonians 5:23)