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Prayer For New Babies

Prayer For New Babies – If you or someone you know just had a new baby, Congratulations!  The bible tells us clearly that children are a gift and blessing from God. However, God wants us to cherish this gift, and nurture them. Psalm 127:3

Prayer For New Babies

Thank you for my new baby 

Lord, thank you for the gift of Life. I thank you for this wonderful gift of a newborn baby, I certainly do not take this for granted and I am eternally grateful for this.

Psalm 127:3
Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.

When babies are born, it shows your power, your grace, your love, your wisdom, your strength, and we can go on and on forever. It is impossible for any of us to fathom how you created life. Your wondrous works are marvelous. Thank you, Jesus.

 

I place my child in your arms

All I have is yours, Lord, including this little baby. I dedicate this child to you, may he dwell in your house all his life. May the things of God always excite him/her and let all your plans and purpose for his life come to fulfillment. In Jesus’ name. Amen

Ecclesiastes 3:1
Though I walk in the midst of dangers, you guard my life when my enemies rage. You stretch out your hand; your right hand saves me.

 

 

Lord protect my baby

Keep this child Lord. Let your goodness and mercy, surround him/her daily. Keep my child under the shadow of your wings and teach him/her to know that the only safe place to be is in you.

Psalm 138:7
Though I walk in the midst of dangers, you guard my life when my enemies rage. You stretch out your hand; your right hand saves me.

Be his/her hiding place, protect him/her from trouble and keep evil far from me and continue to fight his/her battles.

 

Let my child love and serve you with the whole of his life

Lord let my baby find his/her identity and worth in you and not in the world. Let your word dwell richly in my baby’s heart. May this he/she grow up to love and serve you and always walk in the footsteps you have laid down for him/her in life. Let this child’s heart be filled with love for you and others in Jesus’ name.

(Ecclesiastes 3:1)
“Jesus replied: Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.”

 

Help me to be a good role model

Fill us (parents/guardian) with divine wisdom to be a good role model for this child. Help us raise him/her in your ways and statute. 

Proverbs 22:6
“Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.”

Proverbs 13:24
“Whoever spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is diligent to discipline him.”

 

Help him walk in the company of wise and God-fearing friends

Lord, help my child to be a good friend and surround him/her also with godly friends that they may be able to influence each other positively in all aspects.  

Proverbs 13:30
Walk with the wise and become wise; associate with fools and get in trouble.

 

Teach him to always cast all his cares on you

Help my child know how to rely on your presence, your mercy, grace, power, and peace more than his own understanding and might.

Cast your burden on the Lord, And He shall sustain you; He shall never permit the righteous to be moved.

Isaiah 54:13
“All your children shall be taught by the Lord, and great shall be the peace of your children.”

“All your children shall be taught by the Lord, and great shall be the peace of your children.” Isaiah 54:13

 

Let him live a long and healthy life

Lord, bless my child with good health and a sound mind that he/she will be able to be a blessing to the community you place him/her and be able to enjoy life to the fullest serving and praising you forever. Amen

Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well. 3 John 1:2

3 John 1:2
Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.

Declaration:

My child (mention name),

  • The Lord bless you and keep you
  • The Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you;
  • The Lord turn his face towards you and give you peace from now and forevermore. Amen.

Numbers 6:23

 

Never underestimate what the power of prayer can do!

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