1) That he might become a holy man, a man of prayer, mature in the Lord,
growing in his knowledge of the Lord. I Thess 5:23, Col 4:12, Eph. 1:18-19,
3:16-19, 6:18

2) That he might grow in all 11 descriptions of a man who will not be shaken
as listed in Psalm 15..

3) That he might be a man of contentment as seen in Prov 15:16, Phil 4:11, 1
Tim 6:6-8, Heb 13:5..

4) That he might learn to take every thought captive, to not be conformed to
the world's thinking and to think scripturally. Rom 12:2, II Corin 10:5

5) That he might daily seek God with all his heart, walking in the Spirit
moment by moment, growing in his dependence upon Him. Psalm 119:1-2, Prov

6) That he would ever be captivated by my love. Prov 5:18-19

7) That he would be a man of courage. Deut 31:6, II Chron 19:11

8) That the Lord might give him wisdom to lead his family physically,
emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. Eph 1:17-19

9) May he always look at the plank in his own eye before seeing other's
sawdust. Matt 7:3

10) That he might become a called man, not driven, with
well-thought-through-and-prayed- through goals in life. I Cor 9:24-27

11) That he might be a man of prayer, guarding his heart and mind, putting
into practice what he has heard, seen and learned. Phil 4:4-9

12) That he might stand firm against the schemes of the devil and resist
Satan in all circumstances. Eph 6:10-18, James 4:7

13) That he might grow in spiritual maturity by putting away childish
things, cultivating, understanding, striving after the Christ ideal,
partaking of the deeper truths of the gospel, and overcoming temptation. I
Cor 13:11, 14:20, Eph 4:13, Heb 5:14, I John 2:14

14) That he might make me holy, cleansing me by the washing with water
through the word. Eph 5:26

15) That he would learn to not depend on his circumstance for happiness but
on God alone. Heb 3:17-19

16) That he would be a man who enters into spiritual warfare. Eph 6:11-12, I
Thess 5:8

17) That he might have new strength in the midst of his busy schedule, and
that the Lord might infuse him with His strength. Is 40:31, Eph 3:14-19

18) That he might have a burden to see lost people come to know Jesus Christ
as Lord and Savior. Matt 28:12-20

19) That he would be kept from strange women and evil men, and that his
friends would be men and women who walk with God. Prov 13:20

20) That his self-image might be a reflection of the Lord's thoughts toward
him. Eph 1:17-19, Rom 12:3, Ps 139

21) That he might be a man responsible for family spiritual growth. Prov

22) That he might not be deceived into unbelief, sin or bitterness. Matt

23) That he might learn to love as God has commanded. I Cor 13:4-7, Rom
12:8-10, Eph 5:25

24) That the fruit of the Spirit might be exhibited more and more in his
life. Gal 5:22-23, John 15:8

25) That he might grow in humility and in being a shepherd. I Pet 5:2-6

26) That he might grow daily in character. II Pet 1:5-8

27) That he might keep a clear conscience. I Pet 3:16-18

28) That the Lord might protect him, guarding his course. Prov 2:8

29) That he might learn to manage his time well. Eph 5:15

30) That the Lord would put a song in his heart. Ps 33:3, 40:3, Job 35:10

31) That he may have a holy fear of God. Ps 34:11, 111:10, Prov 9:10

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