Category Archives: Praying for Children

Is Each Teardrop a Prayer?

Is Each Teardrop a Prayer? by Stephanie Nickel. Hand against the window, tears running down my cheeks, I again committed my firstborn, my Beloved Gift of God, to the Lord. Continue reading

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60 Promises to Pray Over Your Children – book review

60 Promises to Pray Over Your Children – a book review by Janet Sketchley. Nine sections focus prayers in the areas of blessing, protection, character, community, praise, growth, courage, purpose and knowing God. Continue reading

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What is a Weary Prayer?

What is a Weary Prayer? by Tanya. Our newest contributor for Under the Cover of Prayer asks what we do when we are weary of praying. Continue reading

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How to Pray for Our Children

We have the privilege to have a new guest poster today. Kathie Morrissey writes on her blog Character Corner. She is a stay-at-home mom of 8 wonderful kids, and has been homeschooling for 27 years.  How to Pray for Our Children … Continue reading

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HOW CAN I RELEASE MY FAMILY TO GOD?

How Can I Release my Family to God? by Stephanie Nickel When sharing at the Lord’s Table with my church family, my pastor referred to God, “the Father giving us His Son”. Now, that is very familiar to any Christian, … Continue reading

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WHAT IS A GRANDMA PRAYER BUG?

What is the Grandma Prayer Bug? As a new grandma T.L. Wiens talks about the importance of praying for our children and grandchildren. Continue reading

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WHAT IS THE GREATEST LOVE?

What is the Greatest Love? by Mary Haskett. Mary says: “We are assured over and over again of God’s love for us in the Holy Scriptures.” Continue reading

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HOW CAN WE GLORIFY GOD?

How Can We Glorify God? by Patricia Day. “Retreating from people and the world with only, ‘leave me alone’ leaving your lips, is not a good place to be.” How can we glorify God through this? Continue reading

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PRAYER FOR CHILDREN

Prayer For Children by Violet Nesdoly (reprinted with permission) Abraham, not daring to believe the promise that God would give him a son through Sarah, prays, “Oh that Ishmael would live before You.” I’m not sure I understand all that … Continue reading

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BELIEVING GOD FOR WHAT HE WILL DO

Believing God for What He Will Do by Shannon Leibold  (reprinted with permission August 5, 2011) There are times when I tip-toe into their rooms long after they’ve drifted off to dreamland, and I kneel beside their beds and pray … Continue reading

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