Praying for a Prodigal

I pray that God will open your minds to see his truth. Then you will know the hope that he has chosen us to have. You will know that the blessing God has promised his holy people are rich and glorious.


Ephesians 1:18 ERV

“Stop your crying and wipe away your     tears. All that you have done for your children will not go unrewarded; they will return from the enemy's land. There is hope for your future; your children will come back home.” I, the Lord, have spoken.


Jeremiah 31:16-17 GNT

For the Son of Man came to seek and save those who are lost.



Luke 19:10 NLT

For this son of mine was dead and is alive again; he was lost and now is found.



Luke 15:24 NIV

I will search for my lost ones who strayed away, and I will bring them safely home again.


Ezekiel 34:16a NLT

 But the Lord says, “The captives of warriors will be released, and the plunder of tyrants will be retrieved. For I will fight those who fight you, and I will save your children.”


Isaiah 49:25 NLT


I will be like a shepherd looking for his scattered flock. I will find my sheep and rescue them from all the places where they were scattered on that dark and cloudy day.


Ezekiel 34:12 NLT

For I will pour out water to quench your thirst and irrigate your parched fields. And I will pour out my Spirit on your descendants, and my blessings on your children. They will thrive like watered grass, like willows on a riverbank.


Isaiah 44:3-4 NLT

And this is my covenant with them, says the Lord. My Spirit will not leave them, and neither will these words I have given you. They will be on your lips and on the lips of your children and your children's children forever. I, the Lord, have spoken!


Isaiah 59:21 NLT

 The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.


2 Peter 3:9 KJV

This is good, and pleases God our Savior, who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth.


1 Timothy 2:3-4 NIV

Don't be afraid of the enemy. Remember the Lord, who is great and glorious, and fight for your brothers, your sons, your daughters, your wives and your homes.


Nehemiah 4:14b NLT

Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.


Nehemiah 8:10b NIV

But this happened so that the work of God might be displayed in his life.


John 9:3b NIV


And I am sure of this, that He who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Christ Jesus.


Philippians 1:6 ESV

Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it.



Proverbs 22:6 KJV

But if you remain in me and my words remain in you, you may ask for anything you want, and it will be granted!


John 15: 7 NLT

They replied, "Believe in the Lord Jesus and you will be saved, along with everyone in your household."


Acts 16:31 NLT


Praise the Lord who has given rest to his people Israel, just as he promised. Not one word has failed of all the wonderful promises He made through His servant Moses.


1 King 8:56 NLT

Even though the fig trees have no blossoms, and there are no grapes on the vines; even though the olive crop fails and the fields lie empty and barren; even though the flocks die in the fields, and the cattle barns are empty, yet I will rejoice in the Lord! I will be joyful in the God of my salvation.

Habakkuk 3:17,18 NLT

You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in You, all whose thoughts are fixed on you.


Isaiah 26:3 NLT

The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results.


James 5:16b NLT

When anxiety was great within me your consolation brought me joy.


Psalm 94:19 NIV