Powerful Prayer Verses for Children
Psalm 127:3 …Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.
Psalm 128:3 …Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.
Isaiah 8:18…Behold, I and the children whom the Lord hath given me are for signs and for wonders in Israel from the Lord of hosts, which dwelleth in mount Zion.
Isaiah 54:13…And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shallbe the peace of thy children.
Joel 2:28…And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:
Mark 10:14…But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said untothem, Sufferthe little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
2 John 1:4…I rejoiced greatly that I found of thy children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment from the Father.
Make a declaration that your children shall walk in all the counsel of The Lord according to all His word
Parenting a full-time ministry
Just wondering how many parents appreciate the fact that they have obtained a full-time ministry at childbirth. This is a great spiritual privilege and one that parents must grasp on time; a lack of this knowledge can result in all kinds of spiritual and physical problems.
Proverb 22:6…Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart
Notice the phrase “train up”; it to dictate is a way to transfer valuable information for the purpose of learning and growth.e It is the same word that describes the relationship between a teacher and a student.
Law students, for example, needs to sit under the tutelage of law professor if they need to become a lawyer. In the same vein, the home is an institution established by God (Genesis 2:21-25). In the home, children ought to spiritual principles such as love, sharing, cleanliness, leadership, honour, integrity, faithfulness and many more.
Inaugurating is another verb that comes to mind when we are deal with training up a child. Parenting as it were, assigns to both parents to inaugurated children into their God-given purpose.This will involve a selfless prayer life and good discernment to discover the child hidden potentials.
Notice God points at the later life of the child as a direct result of the ministry of the parent when God uses the phrase “and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” The effects of the parenting ministry are one that carries with it a long lasting spiritual consequence whether good or bad,
Spiritual parents (which the relationship of the Pastor and the church of God) have the same responsibility as do biological parent. Both ministries mirror each other, just the same way ministers will be held accountable for the outcome of the member the same way this parent will be held accountable for their upbringing.
That is why a strong and a healthy relationship with God is crucial. One cannot accomplish such great ministry in the flesh. With all the fight for the souls of children in the street, schools, through peer pressure, print, new and social media, we need God at the centre of it all. We are not driving by fear, however, we want to be wise and alert and to be able ministers of the gospel, we need a strong commitment and a winners spirit to raise a winning generation.
God Blessings is upon you from now as go a be all what God has destine your family to become
2 Corinthians 3:6
In Claypot Church we create an atmosphere where the children are also brought to experience the worship service together with their parents in the main sanctuary.