Do you have a son who is struggling with sickness or injury? As a parent, it can be heart-wrenching to see your child in pain or distress. But take heart, for there is hope. The Bible is filled with powerful healing scriptures that offer comfort, guidance, and hope for those who are suffering. Today, I want to share with you some of my favorite healing scriptures for my own son, and I pray that they will bring peace and healing to your son as well.
One of the most well-known healing stories in the Bible is the story of Jesus healing the blind man in John 9. The man had been blind since birth, and many people believed that his blindness was a punishment for sin. But Jesus saw the man with compassion and healed him, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” (John 9:5) This powerful statement reminds us that Jesus is the source of all healing and light in our lives.
Another powerful healing scripture is found in James 5:14-15, which says, “Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up.” This scripture encourages us to seek prayer and support from our community when we are in need of healing.
And let us not forget the story of the woman who touched the hem of Jesus’ cloak in Mark 5:25-34. This woman had suffered from a bleeding disorder for many years and had spent all of her money seeking medical treatment. But when she heard about Jesus, she knew that he had the power to heal her. When she touched his cloak, Jesus said to her, “Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering.” This story reminds us that our faith in Jesus’ healing power can bring us freedom and peace.
As you pray for your son’s healing, hold onto these scriptures and stories as a source of strength and hope. May they bring comfort to your heart and healing to your son’s body. Remember, with God all things are possible.
Healing Scriptures for my Son
1. Exodus 23:25
“And ye shall serve the Lord your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.”
2. Deuteronomy 7:15
“And the Lord will take away from thee all sickness, and will put none of the evil diseases of Egypt, which thou knowest, upon thee; but will lay them upon all them that hate thee.”
3. Psalm 30:2
“O Lord my God, I cried unto thee, and thou hast healed me.”
4. Psalm 41:3
“The Lord will strengthen him upon the bed of languishing: thou wilt make all his bed in his sickness.”
5. Psalm 91:3
“Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence.”
6. Psalm 103:2-3
“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases;”
7. Psalm 107:19-20
“Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.”
8. Proverbs 3:7-8
“Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil. It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.”
9. Proverbs 4:20-22
“My son, attend to my words; incline thine ear unto my sayings. Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart. For they are life unto those that find them, and health to all their flesh.”
10. Isaiah 53:4-5
“Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.”
11. Isaiah 58:8
“Then shall thy light break forth as the morning, and thine health shall spring forth speedily: and thy righteousness shall go before thee; the glory of the Lord shall be thy rereward.”
12. Jeremiah 17:14
“Heal me, O Lord, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved: for thou art my praise.”
13. Matthew 8:16-17
“When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.”
14. Matthew 9:35
“And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.”
15. Matthew 14:14
“And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick.”
16. Mark 5:34
“And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.”
17. Mark 16:17-18
“And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues; They shall take up serpents; and if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.”
18. Luke 4:18-19
“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised, To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.”
19. Luke 6:19
“And the whole multitude sought to touch him: for there went virtue out of him, and healed them all.”
20. Acts 10:38
“How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.”
21. James 5:14-15
“Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.”
Powerful Prayer for Healing
Dear Heavenly Father, in the name of Jesus Christ, I come before you with a heavy heart, seeking healing for my son from spiritual warfare. I know that you are the great healer, and nothing is impossible for you. I trust in your mercy and grace to heal my son from all afflictions.
Lord, I declare your word in Isaiah 53:5 that says, “But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.” I believe that my son’s healing is possible because of your sacrifice on the cross.
I rebuke every spirit of sickness and disease that has been tormenting my son. I declare in the name of Jesus Christ that my son is healed from the top of his head to the soles of his feet. I pray that your healing power flows through his body, removing every pain and discomfort, and restoring him to perfect health.
Lord, I pray that you protect my son from any spiritual attacks and give him the strength to overcome every temptation. I declare your word in Psalm 91:10-11 that says, “No evil shall befall you, nor shall any plague come near your dwelling; For He shall give His angels charge over you, to keep you in all your ways.” I know that you will always be with my son, guiding him and protecting him.
I pray that you fill my son with your love and peace, giving him the assurance that you are in control of every situation. I declare your word in Philippians 4:7 that says, “And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.”
Lord, I thank you for your faithfulness and for hearing my prayer. I believe that my son is healed, and I give you all the glory and honor. In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray. Amen.
Final Word on Healing
As I conclude this article on Healing Scriptures for my Son, I want to remind you that the power of God’s Word is beyond measure. His Word is a lamp unto our feet and a light unto our path (Psalm 119:105), and it has the power to heal and restore us in ways that we could never imagine.
Through the pages of the Bible, we see countless examples of God’s healing power at work. We see Jesus healing the blind, the lame, the sick, and even the dead. And we know that these stories are not just ancient history, but they are a testament to God’s power and love that is still available to us today.
So I want to encourage you to take hold of these Healing Scriptures for your Son, to meditate on them, to speak them over your child, and to believe with all your heart that God’s healing power is at work in their life.
And as you do, I want to remind you of the greatest gift of all – the gift of salvation that God offers to each and every one of us through His son, Jesus Christ. It is only through Him that we can be saved and experience the fullness of God’s love and healing power.
So I invite you to accept Jesus as your personal Lord and Savior, to confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord, and to believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead (Romans 10:9).
May God bless you and your family, and may His healing power be at work in your lives today and always.
List of Healing Scriptures for Various Health Issues
Here is a list of our top healing scriptures that you can confess our your life for healing:
Christian Healing and Resources
Here are a few Christian websites that may be helpful for those seeking healing:
- Bible Gateway (https://www.biblegateway.com/) – This website offers access to multiple translations of the Bible, as well as tools for studying and understanding the Bible.
- Christianbook.com (https://www.christianbook.com/) – This website offers a wide range of Christian books, Bibles, and other resources on a variety of topics, including healing.
- Crosswalk.com (https://www.crosswalk.com/) – This website offers articles, devotionals, and other resources on a variety of topics related to Christian faith and living.
- Desiring God (https://www.desiringgod.org/) – This website offers resources, articles, and sermons on topics related to Christian faith and living, with a focus on finding joy in God.
- Gospel Coalition (https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/) – This website offers articles, resources, and podcasts on a variety of topics related to Christian faith and living, with a focus on gospel-centered ministry.
- NHS Inform: A to Z list of common illnesses and conditions