Family Ministry Today

The Center for Christian Family Ministry at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

10 Things to Pray for Your Wife

by Derek Brown – Jan 23

Jonathan Parnell, writing at the DesiringGod, recently posted a brief yet very helpful article for Christian husbands.

Our hunger for God will not be confined to our closets. As we know him and delight in all that he is for us in Jesus, our joy in him reaches beyond personal experience on a quest to be reproduced in others. One of the simplest ways we realize this is by taking serious how we pray — by wanting and asking for others the same things we want and ask for ourselves.

It is a beautiful thing — a miracle — when we become as invested in the sanctification of others as we are in our own. And, of course, the best place to start is with our spouses.

You can read Jonathan’s 10 suggestions here.