Prayer for Patience with Child Behavior(with bible verses)

Last updated on August 22nd, 2021 at 09:19 am


As parents, we need God’s divine guidance over our children.

We cannot do it all alone.

As a result, we need God’s omnipresent powers to direct our kids.

Our children’s character can easily be influenced by their companions.

And when they repeatedly flout our directives, it can be truly painful.

But we must be patient with them.

The scriptures say,

Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged

Colossians 3:21

I have put together this powerful prayer for patience with child.

My God will supply your needs and heal your imperfections In the name of Jesus.



Prayer Bible verses for patience with a child

Ephesians 6:4

 Fathers,[a] do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord

Proverbs 3:12

because the Lord disciplines those he loves,
    as a father the son he delights in.[a]

Psalm 103:13

As a father has compassion on his children,
    so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him;


Prayer for patience with child Behavior

Prayer for patience with child

Love is patient (let us pray)

Dear loving and caring father

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The only true and mighty God

I come before you acknowledging all that you have done for me

You have not made me childless, and I come with thanksgiving

Despite my iniquities, you have always stood by me

Forgive me my sins and bless my household with love

Everlasting Father, Help me to cherish my child regardless of whatever he has done

Help me to be patient with the son/daughter you have given me

Your word says, “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.”

Therefore, give me the grace to train up my child in the right ways that are pleasing in your sight

Guide the path of my child in whatever decisions he/she makes

Teach him with your Holy Spirit to be obedient

Give him the grace to be remorseful and learn from his mistakes

Open his heart to change his attitude for the better

Above all, give him a repentant spirit to always fear and worship you


Love is kind (Let us pray)

Lord, I repent from any way I have been indifferent towards my child

I repent from any form of unnecessary anger towards him/her

Please open his/her heart to understand my grievances

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Help my child be obedient to my instructions

In times of misunderstanding, give me the grace to be patient with my child

Give me the heart to easily forgive all that he/she would do

You said in your word, “Forgive, and ye shall be forgiven.”

So, therefore, remove every form of bitterness from my heart and give me the grace to love him/her forever

Thank you, gracious, loving father because we know by faith you have answered our prayers


Spare the rod and spoil the child

Lord Jesus, your word says, Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.”

Therefore, I cannot thank you enough for blessing me with my child

You have not made me barren and have removed shame from my household

Thank you for this precious gift of motherhood

Lord Jesus, teach me the right time to correct my child according to your purpose

You said in your word, Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them.

Therefore, give me the desire to always correct my child

Let him learn from his mistake and be a better person in society

Open his hearts and supernaturally teach him your ways

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Thank you, Jesus, for answered prayers


Evil communication corrupt good manners

Oh gracious Father

You hardened the heart of Pharaoh and his army

By their foolishness and wickedness, you drowned them in the red sea

Gracious eternal Father, please do not stiffen the heart of my child

Soften his heart to learn from his parent and have good friends

Your word says, “Bad company corrupts good character.”

Therefore save my child from bad friends

Give him the wisdom to make the best kind of friends

Let him not be misled by fake friends

Thank you, Father, for answering my prayers



Dunn is a medical doctor by profession, philanthropist, numerologist, and firm believer of Christ. Suffering for Jesus is an attribute of a faithful Christian, and I hope to win new souls to Christ with every chance that I get.

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