Prayers For Mothers

prayer-1308663_1280PRAYERS FOR MOTHERS

by Chris Ann Waters

For You created my inmost being; You knit me together in my mother’s womb.

Psalm 139:14

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who chase curious toddlers around backyards, grocery stores, and hide-in-seek spots.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who sit at the side of sons and daughters in hospitals, chemotherapy treatments, dentist chairs, and psychiatry sessions.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who juggle peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, soccer schedules, laptop computers, and laptop bedtime stories.

Lord Jesus, we pray for the mothers who pray for their prodigal sons and daughters.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers with children who cannot find their homework.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who cannot find their children.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers in the military who skype their children to bed.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers with sons and daughters in the military who do not have a bed.

Lord Jesus, we pray for the mothers who raise children to pray, read, laugh, and walk the dog.

Lord Jesus, we pray for the mothers-to-be who want to raise children.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who hide their children in dark places for fear of capture.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who run on the beach with their children in freedom.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who have aborted children for reasons You know and ask You to be close to them.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who grieve the loss of a child to death, disagreement or disillusionment.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers in their December season with bodies stiller now.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who are ill in body, mind or spirit.

Lord Jesus, we pray for mothers who have mothered and have returned Home to You.

Lord Jesus, we pray for children of every age who have no mother.

Lord Jesus, we pray for children of every age who have a mother.

Lord Jesus, Thank You for answering prayers as only You can.  By faith, we anticipate Your loving answers.  In Thy Name, Lord Jesus, Amen.