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15 Powerful Prayers for My Son’s Health

15 Powerful Prayers for My Son’s Health

No parent wants to see their child sick. It’s heartbreaking to see your beloved child struggling with pain and discomfort.

The truth is that we can prevent ill-health prayerfully. Yes, never underestimate the power of prayers and the miracles they can produce in the lives of those we commit to God.

As parents, the best thing we can do for our kids, especially our sons, is to pray for them. Male kids are adventurous and hyperactive; hence, they are more susceptible to health hazards than female children.

So, are you looking for powerful prayers to commit your son’s health to God’s hand? I have created “prayers for my grown son health” in this article.

Use them to hand over the state of their health to God’s hand, and you would have saved yourself some future heartaches that ill-health would have caused.

Below are 15 Powerful Prayers for My Son’s Health.


  1. Prayer for My Son’s Health.

Exodus 23:25 (NIV) – Worship the Lord your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you.

Dear Heavenly Father, I give thanks to you for the life of my precious boy; he remains one of your best gifts to me. I worship you for how you had kept him right from the time of conception until now.

Today, I commit his health to you; in your word, you commanded us to worship you, and your blessing will be on our food and water. And you will take away sickness from among us.

So, here I am, asking that you take sickness away from my child’s life as you promised. Keep him in perfect health so he would even worship you the more in sound health.

Thank you, dear Father, because I believe you have heard my prayer and will grant my request.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Son’s Mental Health.

3 John 1:2 (NIV) – Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.

Sovereign Lord, the Bible tells us that you wish above all things that we enjoy good health and all may go well with us even as our souls are getting along.

Therefore, I request your divine intervention in my son, who is sad, despairing, and out rightly ill mentally.

Please relieve him of this challenge; root out every chronic mental and emotional illness in his life. My child needs both your healing and strengthening, especially in this poor state of his mental health.

Lord, lift his burdens, calm his anxiety, and quiet his fears. Surround him with your healing presence so that he will constantly be reminded that he’s not alone.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Son for Good Health.

1 Corinthians 6:19 (NIV) – Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.

Loving God, as a parent, I desire for my child to bask in good health at all times.

So, I  pray that you fill him with strength and vigor so he can engage in all the activities boys of his age do. Renew his strength when he grows weary and heal him where he needs healing.

Cause him to enjoy abundant peace and security every day of his life. Lastly, may his life be preserved no matter the rages of darkness.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Son Education Success.

James 1:5 (NIV) – If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.

Merciful God, you commanded us in your word to commit everything we do to your hand. You also said we should trust you and you will help us.

So, I bring my dear child, whose examination is fast approaching, before your throne of grace; overshadow his health so that it won’t fail, especially now that he needs to be up and about.

Dear Lord, as you imbue him with wisdom and the spirit of retention to excel in his examination and rejuvenate his health.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Son’s Health and Healing.

1 Peter 2:24 (NIV) – He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds, you have been healed.

Almighty and Everlasting God, you are the one who bore our sins in your own body on the tree, so that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes we were healed.

And so, Father, I pray for my son’s physical well-being. May he continually enjoy good health because of the stripes you took for him.

Cover him with your feathers so that he can find refuge under your wings. Make your faithfulness his shield and rampart.

So that the pestilence that stalks in the dark and the plague that destroys at midday will not come near him. Above all, keep him constantly in perfect health.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Son with Unhealthy Heart.

Jeremiah 33:6 (NIV) – Nevertheless, I will bring health and healing to it; I will heal my people and will let them enjoy abundant peace and security.

Great Physician, you are our healer and restorer. Hence, I come to you requesting healing for my precious little boy with a heart condition.

Jesus, as you went about all Galilee, teaching and preaching the gospel of the kingdom.

And healing all manner of sicknesses and diseases among the people, I ask that you heal my son and restore his heart to a perfect state so that he will live and not die.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Struggling Son.

Psalm 103:2-3 (NIV) – Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits- 3 who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases.

Gracious God, the Scripture says that a joyful heart is the health of the body, but a depressed spirit dries up the bones.

I desire a perfect state of physical well-being for my child. Strengthen him when he is fainting, and increase his vigor and vitality in his time of weakness.

As he engages in different energy-sapping activities daily, may his strength not fail at any point. Instead, keep his strength renewed like the eagles.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

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  1. Prayer for Son’s Health Loss.

Psalm 41:3 (NIV) – The LORD will sustain him on his sickbed and restore him from his bed of illness.

Father Lord, my son, is currently not doing well health-wise. But I believe strongly in your healing power that sustains the sick and restores them from their sickbed.

Please lay your hand on my precious son and cause a turnaround in his health.

I refuse to believe the negative medical report. Instead, I join my faith with his, and we fix our eyes on you – the author and finisher of his faith for his healing and total restoration.

Thank you, Father, because I trust you will bring healing to his failing health and strengthen him in his weakness so that his vigor will abound.

In Jesus’ mighty name, Amen.

  1. Short Prayer for My Sick Son.

Matthew 10:1 (NIV) – He called his twelve disciples to him and gave them authority to drive out evil spirits and to heal every disease and sickness.

Dear Lord, I commit ____ to you; his health challenges always seem to be unending; I’m exhausted as a parent, and I know he is too. That’s why I’m handing him over to you.

Lord Jesus, like you healed countless people, I ask that you please intervene divinely in my son’s case. Quicken his mortal body and give him the strength to do all things from now on.

In Jesus’ name, I pray, Amen.

  1. Prayer for My Son Protection.

Psalm 32:7 (NIV) – You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.

Gracious Father, thank you for your name. That’s a strong tower; the righteous runs into it and is safe. I hide my son, especially his health, in this strong tower, and I ask that you keep him safe.

Shield him from sicknesses and diseases that are prevalent at this time. Safeguard his health daily in the shadow of your wing.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Son’s Quick Recovery from illness.

Proverbs 3:7-8 (NIV) – Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil. 8 This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.

Merciful God, thank you for the healing you have kick-started in my child’s life. Thank you for not allowing the illness that ravaged his health to take his life.

I pray for the perfection of his healing and his quick and total recovery from all the discomfort and distress he has suffered. You assured us affliction will not arise a second time; therefore, make my child’s healing a long-lasting one.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Son’s Spiritual Health.

Psalm 107:20 (NIV) –  He sent forth his word and healed them; he rescued them from the grave.

Everlasting God, according to your word, it’s not those who are healthy who needs a doctor, but the sick. Hence, I request spiritual healing for my son, whom I know is in dire need of it. Rescue him from every state of spiritual wellness and overshadow his spirit, soul, and body.

Cleanse him where he needs cleansing; heal him wherever he has been broken spiritually. Lord, repurchase him wherever the enemy has sold him out and purge him from every spiritual defilement or contamination.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayers for Child in the Hospital.

Jeremiah 17:14 (NIV) – Heal me, O LORD, and I will be healed; save me, and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.

Great Physician, my dear son is sick and admitted to the hospital, and I look up to you for his healing. Please restore him to health and let him live in your mercy. Put all his sins behind you. And in your love, keep him from the pit of destruction.

Cause him to receive strength so that he will arise from the bed of languishing and return home to us.

In Jesus’ victorious name, Amen.

  1. Prayer for Son’s Health Status.

Matthew 9:12 (NIV) – On hearing this, Jesus said, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.

Dear God, I come to you for both help and guidance concerning my child’s health status, which isn’t in the best state right now. Fill me with grace, strength, patience, and love to be there for him at this time.

Please restore _____ negative health status to positive, according to your loving-kindness. Do not forsake him, but assure him of your loving care toward him so he can be strengthened even as he recuperates.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

  1. Prayers for Sound Health.

Deuteronomy 7:15(NIV) –  The LORD will keep you free from every disease. He will not inflict on you the horrible diseases you knew in Egypt, but he will inflict them on all who hate you.

Sovereign Lord, thank you for being our life-giver and our strength. Thank you also because all power belongs to you. I pray for sound health for my precious child. Keep him strong at all times, so he can freely engage in all the activities and exercises he used to.

Breathe upon his immune system and make his resistance against illnesses strong so that no foreign body will survive in his bloodstream.

Thank you, Precious Lord, because I believe you have granted my request.

In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray, Amen.


With the above prayers for my son’s health, you can rest assured that God is watching over your son’s health because you have presented your request to Him.

And indeed, He will grant your heartfelt request regarding your son’s health.

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