172 Scriptures Mentioning “Child”  121 – 125 Prayer at End.

In one Internet search for the word child, 172 passages were listed.
Here are five of them.
It may be interesting to see the context in which this word is placed.  It may be worthwhile to ponder the passage and sort out the meaning of this word among the others in any passage.  It may be surprising how many thoughts will pop up unheralded to stretch our thinking a bit in God’s direction.

Does the word refer to a specific child?  If so, who is it?  What was this child’s place in the world? 

Is the scripture one that brings joy?  Sadness?  Contemplation?
Does “child” refer to the Saviour in some of the entries?
What does “child” mean to you in one passage or another?
11. Mark 9:36
And he took a child, and set him in the midst of them: and when he had taken him in his arms, he said unto them,
12. Mark 10:15
Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.
13. Mark 13:17
But woe to them that are with child, and to them that give suck in those days!
14. Luke 1:7
And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren, and they both were now well stricken in years.
15. Luke 1:59
And it came to pass, that on the eighth day they came to circumcise the child; and they called him Zacharias, after the name of his father.
Lord, direct our thoughts to You as we ponder these sentences from Your word, about children.  Lead us to pray for children – in general, those in the womb, some that we know, our own, our friends’ or neighbors’.  Lead us, Lord, to humble prayer for all children.           

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