6 Uplifting Prayers for Baby Blessing Ceremony

Ephesians 2:10
Heavenly Father, I thank You for this child who is just one example of Your handiwork. I pray that this child goes on to do the good works that You have prepared for them to do. During this blessing, I pray against any plan of the enemy that opposes what You have already planned for this child’s life. Let Your love envelope them at all times, Amen.

Proverbs 29:17
Dear Lord, I thank You for this baby ceremony blessing. I pray over this new life and ask that Your goodness and mercy will surround this child all the days of their life. On this day of blessing, I pray that You will also touch their parents so that their child may be disciplined in line with Your Word so that he/she will give peace to those around him/her. Let this child be a delight to all those around him/her we pray, Amen.

Psalm 127: 3-5
Eternal God, I bless this child who is a heritage and reward of You. During this blessing, I pray that this child will be raised in an environment of genuine love so that they will grow to produce good things and they will remain on the righteous path. Let Your plans for this child never fade, instead let them manifest into things greater than we could ever imagine or think; we thank You Lord, Amen.

Jeremiah 1:5
Oh Lord, before this child was formed in the womb You knew them. So Father, during this blessing, I pray that this child will be blessed in all he/she does in Jesus’ Name. Let this child never feel unimportant but let them grow to know that they are born and set apart, appointed and anointed to do great things for Your Kingdom. I pray for a multitude of blessings over his/her life, Amen.

Proverbs 22:6
Father, I pray that this child is taught the way that he/she should go so that he/she may never depart from it. Lord I pray this blessing and ask that only good and Godly principles will be integrated into this child’s character so that as he/she grows older he/she will not turn from it. May this child be the head and not the tail and that they will accomplish mighty things for You, Amen.

Psalms 139: 13-16
Dear Lord, I bless this unique gift in Jesus’ Name. Thank You for this child who is fearfully and wonderfully made. As we pray this prayer of blessing, Lord I thank You for taking the time to create this child with the utmost precision and intent. You saw this child before they came into existence! So Lord, I pray that the days of this child’s life are filled with joy, peace and Your love; this we pray, Amen.

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