prayer-iconPray for your children using this list as a guide each month, combining some of the traits for months which do not have 31 days. Claim and believe that God is working each one of these biblical virtues
into your children’s lives.


1.  Salvation.  Lord, I pray that my children would obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, eternal glory. – 2 Tim. 2:10

2.  Grow in God’s Grace.  I pray that my children may grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. – 2 Peter 3:18

3.  Love.  Father, grant that my children would learn to live a life of love, through the Spirit who lives in them. – Eph. 5:2

4.  Integrity.  Lord, may integrity and uprightness protect my children because their hope is in you. – Psalm 25:21

5.  Self Control.  Father, help my children not be like many others, but to be alert and self- controlled in all they do. – 1 Thess. 5:6

6.  Love for God’s Word.  Lord, may my children regard your Word as more precious than gold and sweeter than honey. – Psalm 19:10

7.  Justice.  God, help my children to love justice as You do and act justly in all they do. – Psalm 11:7 & Micah 6:8

8.  Mercy.  Oh Father, grant that my children would be full of mercy and compassion as you are Lord. – James 5:11

9.  Respect.  Lord, help my children to show proper respect to everyone, as your Word commands. – 1 Peter 2:17

10.  Self Esteem.  God, help my children develop a strong self-esteem rooted in the realization that they are Your workmanship. – Eph. 2:10

11.  Faithfulness.  Let faithfulness never leave my children, but bind this virtue around.

12.  Courage.  Lord, may my children always be strong and courageous in their character and their actions. – Deut. 31:6

13.  Purity.  Create in my children pure hearts, 0 God, and let that purity of heart be shown in their lives. – Psalm 51:10

14.  Kindness.  Father, I pray that my children would be kind to each other and to everyone else. – 1 Thes. 5:15

15.  Generosity.  Lord, I pray my children would be rich in good deeds, generous and willing to share. – 1 Tim. 6:18

16.  Peace.  Loving Father God, help my children make every effort to do what leads to peace. – Romans 14:19

17.  Joy.  Heavenly Father, grant that my children would be filled with the joy given by the Holy Spirit. – 1 Thes. 1:6

18.  Perseverance.  Lord, teach my children to persevere in all they do, and help them run with perseverance the race set before them. – Heb. 12:1

19.  Humility.  God, please cultivate in my children the ability to show true humility toward all. – Titus 3:2

20.  Compassion.  Holy Father, I pray that You would clothe my children with the virtue of compassion. – Col. 3:12

21.  Responsibility.  Lord, grant that my children would learn to be responsible, for each one should carry his own load. – Gal. 6:5

22.  Contentment.  Father, teach my children the secret of being content in every situation, through Him who gives them strength. – Phil. 4:12-13

23.  Faith.  Lord, help my children to fight the good fight of faith, taking hold of the eternal life to which they were called. – 1 Tim. 6:12

24.  A Servant’s Heart.  God, help my children develop servants’ hearts, that they may serve wholeheartedly. – Eph. 6:7

25.  Hope.  God of hope, grant that my children may over flow with hope and hopefulness by the power of the Holy Spirit. – Romans 15:13

26.  Patience.  God, strengthen my children with all power, so that they may have great endurance and patience. – Col. 1: 11

27.  Passion for the Lord.  Lord, I pray my children’s souls would pant for You as the deer pants for streams of water. – Psalm 42:1

28.  Wisdom.  Father, I pray my children would ask and that You would generously give wisdom to them as You promise. – James 1:5

29.  Prayerfulness.  I ask that my children would be committed to prayer, and not faint, lose heart or give up. – Luke 18:1

30.  Gratitude.  Lord, help my children to live lives that are overflowing with thankfulness and always giving thanks to You. – Eph. 5:20

31.  Boldness.  I pray that my children would fearlessly make known the mystery a the gospel of Christ Jesus. – Eph. 6:19