A guest post by Carmen Brown | edited by Nicki Schroeder
As a mom and a wife that desires to give my husband and children a peaceful, comfortable home, scriptures often run through my head to teach me how to do that. Scripture keeps me encouraged, reminds me of my calling and helps me stay motivated throughout my day.
I love being a wife. I love motherhood. I stopped working almost four years ago and not one day has gone by with any regrets. That’s not so say my days aren’t crazy, they are. But I never thought I would be content leaving the workforce like I am.
Whether you are a working mom, a stay at home mom, or someone whose children are now out of your home, being a prayer warrior for your family and home is essential. I want to share with you some of my favorite scripture verses that help me get through my busy day.15 Bible Verses For Moms To Pray Daily Click To Tweet
15 Bible Verses For Moms To Pray Daily
For Your Identity As A Child Of God:
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised. Proverbs 31:30
Teach me to do your will, for you are my God! Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground! Psalm 143:10
As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: 1 Peter 4:10
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. If we live by the Spirit, let us also walk by the Spirit. Galatians 5:22-25
Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me. Psalm 51:10
For Your Marriage:
A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. Proverbs 14:1
An excellent wife who can find? She is far more precious than jewels. The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life. She seeks wool and flax, and works with willing hands. Proverbs 31:10-12
Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives. 1 Peter 3:1
He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord. Proverbs 18:22
An excellent wife is the crown of her husband… Proverbs 12:4
For Your Role As A Mom:
Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward. Psalm 127:3
And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works. Hebrews 10:24
All discipline for the moment seems not to be joyful, but sorrowful; yet to those who have been trained by it, afterwards it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness. Hebrews 12:11
Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6
She dresses herself with strength and makes her arms strong. Proverbs 31:17
What are some scriptures you use to encourage yourself as a wife and as a mother? Share below or come join us on the Showered In Grace facebook page.
Carmen Brown is a wife and mom of five who actively writes to women desiring to build their homes upon the word of God. Her passions involve staying connected with her family, drinking an immense amount of coffee daily and developing content that encourages new Christian bloggers. Visit her at www.marriedbyhisgrace.com.