The Blessing Of Children – 12 Bible Verses About Children

Let the Little Children Come Unto Me

What does the Bible say about children?

With this list of Bible verses about children, you can see that the Bible teaches that children are loved by God very much.

Recently I have been reminded of this by the fact that shortly my daughter is coming home again. Although the situation of her returning is not what I had hoped for her life, I am still excited to see her and to see God show His love for her in remarkable ways.

So I cracked open my study Bible and reminded myself about what the Bible says about children by making this list of Bible verses about children for you. I hope you enjoy the list.

 10 Bible Verses About Children Being A Blessing Of God

Proverbs 22:6

Image of a little girl holding a man's handDirect your children onto the right path, and when they are older, they will not leave it.

Colossians 3:21

Fathers, do not aggravate your children, or they will become discouraged.

Isaiah 54:13

I will teach all your children, and they will enjoy great peace.

Psalm 113:9

Image of a mother with her daughterHe gives the childless woman a family, making her a happy mother. Praise the Lord!

Psalm 127:3-5

Image of two children sitting by a puppy3 Children are a gift from the Lord; they are a reward from him.
4 Children born to a young man are like arrows in a warrior’s hands.
5 How joyful is the man whose quiver is full of them! He will not be put to shame when he confronts his accusers at the city gates.

Psalm 139:13-16

Image of a mother with her baby13 You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb.
14 Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous—how well I know it.
15 You watched me as I was being formed in utter seclusion, as I was woven together in the dark of the womb.
16 You saw me before I was born. Every day of my life was recorded in your book. Every moment was laid out before a single day had passed.

Deuteronomy 4:9

“But watch out! Be careful never to forget what you yourself have seen. Do not let these memories escape from your mind as long as you live! And be sure to pass them on to your children and grandchildren.

Deuteronomy 6:6-9

6 And you must commit yourselves wholeheartedly to these commands that I am giving you today. 7 Repeat them again and again to your children. Talk about them when you are at home and when you are on the road, when you are going to bed and when you are getting up. 8 Tie them to your hands and wear them on your forehead as reminders. 9 Write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.

Isaiah 38:19

Image of a father with his babyThe living, the living man, he shall praise You,
As I do this day; The father shall make known Your truth to the children.

2 Timothy 3:14-15

14 But you must continue in the things which you have learned and been assured of, knowing from whom you have learned them, 15 and that from childhood you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.

The Best Bible Verses About Children

Matt: 19:14

But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me. Don’t stop them! For the Kingdom of Heaven belongs to those who are like these children.”

Matt 18:3

Then he said, “I tell you the truth, unless you turn from your sins and become like little children, you will never get into the Kingdom of Heaven.

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Final Thoughts About You And Your Child

The last two scriptures about children show that Jesus not only wants children to be a part of His family and wants a relationship with them, but it also indicates that Jesus honors the heart of children and encourages us to be like them when it comes to our relationship with our Heavenly Father.

I encourage you today, as you are seeking Bible verses for your children and about your children that you stop for a moment and think about whether or not God wants you to become more like them in your relationship with Him.

What are some of your favorite scriptures about children? Please feel free to share them in the comment section below.

That way others can be blessed by your sharing as well.

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