As a mother, your prayers for your daughter are powerful. Praying for your daughter, no matter how young or old she is, is a lifelong opportunity. When your daughter is young, you will probably pray for different things than when she is older, but as a mom, your prayers will support and influence your daughter long after she grows up and moves out of your home.
There are numerous stories that attribute positive changes, successes, safety, and protection to the fervent prayers of mothers around the world. As a mom, you have an amazing impact on your daughter. When you pray for your daughter, you are asking God, the Creator of your daughter, to take care of her.
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Important Prayers for Your Daughter
Whenever you start praying for your daughter or anyone else, there are so many different aspects you can pray about. You may want to make a simple calendar and pray for different specific focuses each day. For example, on Sunday you could pray for your daughter’s relationship with God. Monday’s prayer focus could be on your daughter’s relationship with others and her friendships.
You could also simply pray for each of these things every day. There is no magical way to pray for your daughter, but consistency and daily prayer is key to allowing God to work in her life. As a mother, your prayers have the ability to surround your daughter with God’s protection and chase the Devil away. Your daughter has a free choice every day, but your prayers can multiply God’s ability to work in her life.
I know my daughter better than anyone else, I know the pain that she feels, the hopes and dreams she has, and the questions she has about life. So in my prayer for my daughter, I can pray for those specific needs that she has right now and give God permission to work in her life. You can do this too!
When you pray for your daughter, ask God for wisdom to know what to pray about for your daughter. Let your daughter know that you are praying for her and that you will always love her no matter what she is going through. Ask her what you can pray for in her life.
Prayer for My Daughter’s Relationship with God
Dear Father in Heaven, You know my daughter’s heart and you want a close relationship with her. I pray today that you will help her as she grows and matures, that she will grow to love You more. Help her to have a heart after Yours and desire to follow Your leading in her life. Thank You for the blessing that she is to me and to others and I pray that her life will be a witness and testament to Your love. Help her to love others as You do. Please help her to see the way You are working in her life and to recognize how much You love her. Help me to be a reflection of You as I respond to her, teach her, guide her, and love her. Thank you for hearing and answering my prayer for my daughter. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Prayer for My Daughter’s Friendships
Dear Heavenly Father, I pray that You will bless my daughter in her friendships. Please help her to be a good example to others and be strong in her convictions to do what is right. Help her to build friendships and relationships that will be beneficial to her growth and spiritual maturity. Please help her to be kind and compassionate. Help her to stand up for those who are struggling and support those who need a friend. Please guide her path so that she intersects with people who will encourage her and support her. Thank you for promising to hear my prayer for my daughter! In Jesus’ name, amen.
Prayer for My Daughter’s Marriage
Dear Father in Heaven, today I want to pray for my daughter’s marriage. You know the man she will meet and grow to love/has met and loves, and I pray that you will keep him pure in body, mind, and heart. Help his heart to desire You first and foremost and to focus on how He will follow You. Help him to lead her in following You, to support her dreams and goals, and to work hard to provide for the needs of their family. I pray that He will love her and support her, encourage and work beside her. Thank you for knowing the end from the beginning and already having a provision for her best life if she chooses to follow Your direction. I pray that my daughter will grow to love You more each and every day. Please bless the relationship that you have designed for her and help her to feel loved by You and then loved by her husband. Thank you for having a plan for her life. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Prayer for My Daughter’s Integrity
Dear Jesus, today I pray for my daughter’s integrity. I pray that she will be honest in everything she says and does. Help her to make things right if she is in the wrong. I pray that You will bless her as she grows and matures. Please help her to see success when she does the right thing and uses integrity and honesty in her work and daily life. I pray that her integrity will be directed by You and that You will guide her in her words to be kind to others, uplifting, and a reflection of You as she meets others. Help her influence to be for good. As she grows throughout life, help her to grow in wisdom and stature and in favor with God and man just like You did. I also pray that my daughter will be surrounded by people who will encourage her to have integrity and support her in her decisions to do what is right. Thank You for the people that are in her life that are already influencing her for good. Thank You for hearing and answering my prayer for my daughter! In Jesus’ name, amen.
Prayer for My Daughter for Success
Dear Heavenly Father, today I lift my a prayer for my daughter to be successful in life. I know that success doesn’t always mean the perfect job or earning more money and I pray that You will define her life as successfully living for You. Help her to find work that will fill her heart with joy and be an opportunity for her to influence and encourage others. As she learns, makes friends, works, and interacts with others, my prayer for my daughter is that she will find favor in Your eyes because she is choosing to follow You. I pray that she will be diligent and work with integrity in all that she does. Help her to find ways to encourage others to love You. Please provide opportunities for her to see success as she grows in her relationship with You each day. Thank you for providing for her daily needs and I pray that my daughter will recognize that You are the provider of all of her needs. Thank you for the successes my daughter has already experienced and thank you for hearing and answering my prayer for my daughter today. In Jesus’ name, amen.
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Prayer for My Daughter’s Influence
Dear Father in Heaven, today I pray for the leadership opportunities my daughter will be faced with. You know her strengths and weaknesses and where she has lots of room to grow. I pray that you will use her strengths to encourage others and that she will be a good influence on those she encounters. Help her to look to You as her example of how to be kind, compassionate, and generous. I pray that the situations she will be in today will help her to realize and be grateful for the blessings she has. I pray that You will strengthen her areas of weakness and give her courage and wisdom to grow in favor with God and man just like Jesus did. Please guide me as I counsel, mentor, and encourage her to be a positive influence. Thank You for the other people in her life that are also encouraging her to do what is right and are influencing her to do her best. Thank you for hearing my prayer for my daughter and for the answers You are already providing today. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Prayer for My Daughter’s Academic Success
Dear Jesus, today I pray for my daughter’s academic success. You know the areas she is struggling in and also the subjects she is excelling at. I pray that you will help her to be diligent in her work, to be honest in all of her assignments, and to learn and grow. Please bless her teachers as they train and influence her in her thinking and actions. Help them to look to You for guidance before they teach my daughter. I also pray for my daughter’s “failures” and that You will provide opportunities for her to have to work through challenges to develop her character. Help her to look for the underdogs and the struggling classmates that she might be able to encourage or include. My prayer for my daughter today is that she will ultimately learn more about You in her education and become successful because she is putting You first in her life. Thank you for hearing and answering my prayer for my daughter! In Jesus’ name, amen.
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Prayer for My Daughter for Health and Safety
Dear Heavenly Father, today I pray that you will protect and keep my daughter safe. You know where she will be and what she will be doing. You know the dangers that abound and surround us every day. Please send Your angels to protect her. Please place a hedge of protection around her to keep her from harm physically, emotionally, socially, and mentally. Please help her to make good choices that will encourage health and safety. Help her to choose her friends wisely so that she will be surrounded by people who are wanting to do the right thing and follow You. Help her to make choices that are informed and give her wisdom when she is in potentially compromising situations. Thank you so much for promising that You will never leave her or forsake her. In Jesus’ name, amen.
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Daily Prayer for My Daughter
Dear Jesus, today I lift my prayer for my daughter again. Please be with her today, help her to make the right choices, to follow You in all she does, and to see Your hand in her life. Help her to choose to be kind to others, to lift up those who are discouraged or lonely, and to allow Your love to spill out in every conversation she has with others. Help her to be diligent in her work and to find her success in knowing Your favor. My daily prayer for my daughter is that she will love You with her whole heart and that everything she does today, will reflect that. Thank You for the blessing that my daughter is to me and to so many people. I pray that you will multiply that blessing today! Thank You for hearing and answering my prayer for my daughter in ways that I can’t even imagine. Help me as I interact with my daughter to be a true witness of Your love and to find ways to show Your love to her today. Thank you for the blessings you are waiting to pour out on our lives today. In Jesus’ name, amen.
Encouragement As You Pray for Your Daughter
As you continue to pray for your daughter, search the scriptures to find Bible promises that you can claim for your daughter. God loves to hear you pray and He has given His words to comfort and encourage us. His promises are trustworthy! If you are praying for your adult daughter, just remember that God hears your prayers just as much when your children are older as when they are younger. He loves your child so much more than you can imagine and He wants only the best for them. You can trust God to take care of your daughter!
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