Aug 09, 2015 · Julie Brasington is the wife of a South Florida Worship Pastor and mom of 3 boys. She writes at Happy Home Fairy where you can find easy craft ideas, FREE printables, simple recipes, holiday fun, thoughts on raising kids, and encouragement for moms. Blessing children is like putting them into the arms of Jesus, to receive His special attention. Speaking words of blessing not only will train a child in righteousness as he hears the Word of God in your words, but your blessing will encourage him to look for the manifestation of those blessings in his life.
The blessings of God will affect our children in powerful ways, as the Holy Spirit teaches and instructs. Consider the following Scriptural blessings from the New Testament for your children or grandchildren and pray in faith that the Holy Spirit will do a mighty thing as you pray God’s Word into their lives. Here are 5 Biblical steps to give a blessing to your children. How to Give a Blessing to Your Child Drs. John Trent and Gary Smalley outlined five biblical steps for giving a blessing to children in their book The Blessing: Meaningful Touch, A Spoken Message, Attaching High Value, Picturing a Special Future, and An Active Commitment.
So when blessing children or blessing one another, the Scripture gives us some cues to that. And one of those things is that we want to speak truth. So often when I am blessing a child or a friend or my mate, I will speak words of Scripture directly over to them because that is truth. Our Messiah has opened up the channels, and speaking a blessing is a great spiritual power-tool against evil; one all Believers, rich-or-poor, man-or-woman, can and should use. Once bestowed, a blessing is irrevocable, and no one can take a blessing from you .
I am posting the entire list of 31 declarations to speak over your life each day, from the book I Declare - 31 Declarations To Speak Over Your Life, by Joel Osteen. Just find the day listed below that corresponds with the date of the month, and speak that declaration out loud. Our words have power. Bible verses about Blessings And Curses. Jeremiah 17:5-8 ESV / 69 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the Lord.He is like a shrub in the desert, and shall not see any good come.