Second Week of Prayers (for Children and Youths) 16th August, 2019
Then he returned to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them; and his mother stored away all these things in her heart. So Jesus grew both tall and wise, and was loved by God and man. (Luke 2:51-52|LIVING-
Our Father in Heaven, hallow be thy name, thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven, give us this day our daily bread and forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us, lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil, for the kingdom, the power and the glory are all yours now and forever! Amen
Let us pray and commend before God children of all age, blessed Jehovah, of whose infant years was characterized with physical and Spiritual growth we pray you most Holy Father to grant to these young ones the Spirit of wisdom and the fear of the Lord that as they grow up they will not grow outside your grace.
Lord fill them with the Spirit of obedience to their parents and everyone around them, fill them with the knowledge of the Spirit of God, grant unto their parents and guardians the right Spirit that under them this children will grow up in the knowledge of your truth and constantly dowel in your presence. Supply unto them everything necessary for their growth.
Then Herod sent a private message to the astrologers, asking them to come to see him; at this meeting he found out from them the exact time when they first saw the star. Then he told them, … Herod was furious when he learned that the astrologers had disobeyed him. Sending soldiers to Bethlehem, he ordered them to kill every baby boy two years old and under, both in the town and on the nearby farms, for the astrologers had told him the star first appeared to them two years before. (Matthew 2:7,16|LIVING-
Almighty Redeemer, look upon these children, very mild and feeble protect them from the cruelty of the evil ones, save them from untimely death, we decree and declare that the enemies will not rejoice over them. Lord we seal them with the seal of the Lamb and we declare! Let no man trouble them for they bear in their bodies the mark of Christ Jesus.
Lord they destiny shall not be hijacked by any man, they will live to fulfill destiny and purpose on earth, they star will not be covered by any wicked spirit and they will continue to shine into a brighter days. When it is time to crawl they will crawl, when it is time to talk they will talk, when it is time to walk they will walk, when it is time to run they will run, when it is time to go to school, nothing will stop them, when it is time to marry, the right spouse shall one their way and in their old age you will supply to them the grace to live and die.
Watch and listen to the Nicene Creed Here
I am writing these things to all of you, my little children, because your sins have been forgiven in the name of Jesus our Savior. I am saying these things to you older men because you really know Christ, the one who has been alive from the beginning. And you young men, I am talking to you because you have won your battle with Satan. And I am writing to you younger boys and girls because you, too, have learned to know God our Father. And so I say to you fathers who know the eternal God, and to you young men who are strong with God’s Word in your hearts, and have won your struggle against Satan: (1 John 2:12-14|LIVING-
Let us pray and commend before God our youths, blessed Jehovah we ask that you save our youths from the spirit of seduction and globalization. Fill them with the knowledge of your word so that they can stand firm and wage war against the rulers of this age. Deliver us from from the strong hold of addiction, laziness and disrespect, fill us with the strength of David and courage of Joseph that in all our dealings we shall be true ambassadors of your Kingdom.
Prayer of General Thanksgiving Here
Grant us victory over sin and Satan through the revealed word of God and make us a threshing instrument in your own hand, bless us with everything good and grant us every good desires of our hearts. Protect us from the perils of this life and grant us our portion in the land of the living. We make these prayers and more through the name of Jesus Christ our Helper! Amen.