Family Worship

Our Value this term is Generosity 

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Help your child reflect on their own actions and understand how God has helped guide us using these prayers and ideas at home. 

Example prayers: 

Dear God, if I am being selfish or greedy, please show me so I can tell You I am sorry.

Amen.

 

Dear God, please forgive me for thinking of myself instead of others. Please send Your Holy Spirit to help me be generous instead.

Amen.

 

Dear God, please help me to be generous so I can refresh others.

Amen.

 

Scripture guided prayer

Read through one of the selected Scriptures under each heading and help your children pray based on the verse you read. Encourage them to listen to God and allow His Spirit to guide them as they pray.

Character focus

Begin by letting God know how much you appreciate His generosity and grace.

Psalm 104:24, 27-28 | Psalm 145:15-17 | Acts 20:35

Heart search

Acknowledge when and how you are selfish.

Proverbs 18:1 | Philippians 2:4 | 1 John 3:17

Gratitude

Thank God for ways you have seen generosity exhibited in your family.

Personal requests

Ask God to give you, your siblings and parents, generous hearts.

Proverbs 19:17 | Proverbs 11:25 | Matthew 25:40

 

Memorising Scripture with your children helps God’s Spirit bring about lasting change.

Proverbs 11:25 “A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed.”

Psalm 112:5 “Good will come to him who is generous and lends freely, who conducts his affairs with justice.”

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