This is a wonderful resource that you will want to refer to over and over. Fern nichols, founder and president of moms in touch international“if i could choose only one book to help me pray for my children, and relevant Scriptures for our children, practical prayers, this is it! Not only has Jodie given us a rich treasure of true stories, but a surprise awaits! In reading this I found my own confidence if God growing.
You’ll discover how to pray specifically and expectantly for their faith, relationships, safety, character, and future. Every parent who wants their children to grow into godly men and women should read this book. Jodie berndt shows you how to make the Bible a book of prayers that can powerfully influence your children’s lives.
. And through the encouragement of the Scriptures and true-life stories, you’ll find out what a huge difference your prayers really make in the lives of those you love most. Discover how to pray god’s will for your children’s LivesThere’s no place like God’s Word to turn to when you want to pray confidently and effectively for your kids.
Prayers permeated with the Word of God bring about changes in our children and keep us in touch with God’s priorities. Run and get this book for moms and grandmoms. Susan alexander yates, author of how to like the Ones You Love“I know of no one who can speak more authoritatively than Jodie Berndt on praying for your children.
You’ll gain new, biblical perspectives on God’s purposes for your children.
Praying the Scriptures for Your Adult Children: Trusting God with the Ones You Love
Each chapter also includes verses for you to pray for yourself as you take the challenging step of trusting God to care for your children in ways that you can’t. With grace and wisdom, jodie addresses cultural trends such as couples living together before marriage and young adults leaving the church, as well as the painful realities of loneliness, addiction, and mental health issues.
At the end of each chapter, you’ll find personalized prayers for your children taken straight from Scripture. With hope-filled words for the parents of the prodigal, she is particularly sensitive to the long-term prayers we offer, even as we doubt ourselves and grieve over our children’s choices. Whatever you are praying for, you will find confidence and peace in these powerful prayers for your kids.
As parents of adult children, we often wonder: will my children make good choices when they’re on their own? How can I let them go when I’ve held them for so long?Parent and author Jodie Berndt understands what it’s like to release children into the world and still care deeply about them and everything they will face in life from relationships to career decisions and everything in between.
Praying the scriptures for your adult Children guides you to the bedrock of God’s promises as you release your children to God’s shepherding care. In praying the scriptures for your adult children, flying well on their own, Jodie continues her Praying the Scriptures series with biblical prayers for your adult children, whether they are just leaving the nest, or struggling to take off at all.
Each section focuses on a different aspect of adulthood, with encouraging stories from experienced parents who are praying their children through rocky marriages, health concerns, financial challenges and other real-life issues.
Praying the Scriptures for Your Teenagers: Discover How to Pray God's Purpose for Their Lives
Filled with historical, and contemporary illustrations, biblical, Praying the Scriptures for Your Teenager shows how to make the Bible your source for prayers that can powerfully influence your teen’s life. With humor and a warm, author jodie berndt encourages you that, “when you pray the Scriptures, personal style, in this sometimes daunting new world, you tap into the same power that has kept teenagers safe for generations.
”. Thankfully, from your teen’s first date to the next time he or she borrows the car keys, you can take your concerns to God through prayer. Drawing on god’s word, praying the scriptures for Your Teenager offers palpable help to pray about the stormy issues your teen faces:Relationships Depression Rejection Sexuality Eating disorders … and much more.
This book also guides you in praying about everything from your teen’s character and safety to the purposes and plans that God has for his or her life. It’s never been tougher to be a teenager―or the parent of one.
Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe: A Daily Guide to Scripture-Based Prayer
You wonder: what should i pray? how should i pray? what prayers does he need right now? In Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe, Sharon Jaynes maps out sixteen landmarks to help you consistently and effectively cover your husband in prayer. You’ll be equipped and empowered to establish the habit of purposeful prayer in just a few dedicated minutes each day.
The 30-day prayer guide provides Scriptures for each day along with corresponding prayers to target the crucial areas of every man’s life. Yet sometimes, even when poised with the best of intentions, you may find the task overwhelming. From his mind and the thoughts he thinks, to his eyes and the images he sees, Sharon teaches you how to pray for your husband in ways that are powerful, all the way down to his feet and the path he takes, practical, and life-changing.
Perfect for group use or individual reflection, and cover your husband from head to toe—in ways that will lift not only his spirit, deepen your personal prayer life, this book maps out a memorable and reproducible pattern of prayer to strengthen your marriage, but yours as well. I have never seen a more practical book on how to pray for your husband.
Gary chapman, phd, author of the five love Languages As a wife, you have been given the privilege of serving as a mighty prayer warrior for your husband. Powerful, effective prayer for your husband is easier than you think.
New Morning Mercies: A Daily Gospel Devotional
Tripp knows that what we really need is an encounter with the living God. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year Mornings can be tough. Then we’ll be prepared to trust in God’s goodness, rely on his grace, and live for his glory each and every day.
Forget “behavior modification” or feel-good aphorisms. Offering more than a rush of caffeine, best-selling author Paul David Tripp wants to energize you with the most potent encouragement imaginable: the gospel. Sometimes, a hearty breakfast and strong cup of coffee just aren’t enough.
Prayers for Your Children: 90 Days of Heartfelt Prayers for Children of Any Age
Many parents have witnessed the power of faithful prayer over their child’s life, praying for health and healing from heartbreaks and for spiritual awakening and future direction. Inside prayers for your children, pastor and author James Banks offers ninety accessible, Scripture-packed prayers you can pray for your kids during every season of their lives.
Witness the power of prayer as you glean through the pages of this book and talk with God on behalf of your child. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. Filled with heartfelt wisdom and truth, experiencing God’s protection, loving the Lord and others, including knowing Christ as Savior, these ready-to-use prayers cover specific needs, and walking in purity.
Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family
Crossway Books. Outlining fourteen foundational principles centered on the gospel, he shows that we need more than the latest parenting strategy or list of techniques. Winner of the ecpa book of the year award for christian Living What is your calling as a parent? In the midst of folding laundry, coordinating carpool schedules, and breaking up fights, many parents get lost.
Freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life-change in our children’s hearts, purpose, we can embrace a grand perspective of parenting overflowing with vision, and joy.365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. Instead, he presents us with a big-picture view of God’s plan for us as parents.
. In this life-giving book, Paul Tripp offers parents much more than a to-do list. Feeling pressure to do everything “right” and raise up “good” children, it’s easy to lose sight of our ultimate purpose as parents in the quest for practical tips and guaranteed formulas. Rather, we need the rescuing grace of God—grace that has the power to shape how we view everything we do as parents.
Kirk Cameron: Connect
So he went to the experts, and what he learned will enlighten, challenge, and encourage parents. In a social media-centered world, the smart phone has become a cultural rite of passage for kids. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. But is that rite all wrong? how can this generation of parents blaze a new trail to equip their kids to thrive in an ever-changing digital environment while steering clear of the dangers that lurk nearby? With six kids, Kirk Cameron fully understands this dilemma.
And best of all: it can help strengthen your family! if you re committed to raising kids who will make an impact in this world, hope, see CONNECT and find help, and strength for parenting kids and teens in a social media world. Crossway Books.
Praying Circles around Your Children
Mark batterson shares a perfect blend of biblical yet practical advice that will revolutionize your prayer life by giving you a new vocabulary and a new methodology. It’s time to start circling. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. Your prayers have the power to shape the destiny of your children and your children’s children.
Through stories of parents just like you, Batterson shares five prayer circles that will not only help you pray for your kids, but also pray through your kids. Batterson teaches about how to create prayer lists unique to your family, claim God-inspired promises for your children, turn your family circle into a prayer circle, and discover your child’s life themes.
You’ll see how prayer is your secret weapon. And he not only tells you how, he illustrates why. As batterson says, “i realize that not everyone inherited a prayer legacy like I did, but you can leave a legacy for generations to come. Crossway Books.
Ember Rising The Green Ember Series: Book 3
365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. Crossway Books. A harrowing adventure inside enemy territory. Heather and picket are plunged into the darkness of Morbin's shadow, fighting to bear the flame of the cause and light the way for rabbitkind's upright insurrection.
The Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your Kids
Reading aloud not only has the power to change a family—it has the power to change the world. As sarah mackenzie has found with her own six children, reading aloud long after kids are able to read to themselves can deepen relationships in a powerful way. Founder of the immensely popular Read-Aloud Revival podcast, Sarah knows first-hand how reading can change a child’s life.
From a toddler’s wonder to a teenager’s resistance, Sarah details practical strategies to make reading aloud a meaningful family ritual. 365 gospel-centered Devotions for the Whole Year. It also increases our kids’ academic success, inspires compassion, and fortifies them with the inner strength they need to face life’s challenges.
Reading aloud offers us a chance to be fully present with our children. In the read-aloud family, she offers the inspiration and age-appropriate book lists you need to start a read-aloud movement in your own home. Connecting deeply with our kids can be difficult in our busy, technology-driven lives. Crossway Books.