I want to share with you today a subject that is near and dear to my heart: the power of prayer and faith for unborn babies. As a man of faith, I believe that there is nothing more precious or valuable in this world than the gift of life that God has given to us. And when it comes to the life of a child, whether born or unborn, there is no greater responsibility that we have as parents, family members, or friends than to ensure that they receive the love, care, and protection that they need to grow and thrive.
But what happens when our precious little ones are faced with challenges or health issues that threaten their well-being? As parents, it can be a difficult and trying time when we are faced with the unknown and are left feeling helpless and hopeless. It is in these moments that we must turn to our faith and trust in the power of prayer and the healing Scriptures found in the Word of God.
In the Bible, we see countless examples of miraculous healings and restorations that took place through the power of faith and prayer. In Luke 8:43-48, we read of the woman who had been suffering from a bleeding disorder for twelve years, and how she was healed by simply touching the hem of Jesus’ garment. In Matthew 15:21-28, we see how a mother’s persistent faith and prayer led to her daughter being healed of demon possession.
Even in the womb, we see examples of God’s miraculous healing power at work. In Psalm 139:13-14, we read, “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” This Scripture reminds us that God is intimately involved in the development of every unborn child, and that He has a plan and purpose for their lives.
So if you or someone you love is facing the challenge of a health issue with an unborn child, know that you are not alone. With faith and prayer, and the power of the Scriptures, we can trust in God’s divine healing and restoration for our precious little ones. In the following article, we will explore some of the most powerful healing Scriptures for unborn babies, and how they can bring hope, comfort, and peace to those who need it most.
Healing Scriptures for Unborn Babies
1. Psalm 139:13-14
“For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.” This verse speaks of God’s intimate involvement in the creation of an unborn child.
2. Jeremiah 1:5
“Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.” This verse shows that God has a plan and purpose for every child before they are even born.
3. Isaiah 44:24
“Thus saith the LORD, thy redeemer, and he that formed thee from the womb, I am the LORD that maketh all things; that stretcheth forth the heavens alone; that spreadeth abroad the earth by myself.” This verse affirms God’s sovereignty and power in the creation of every life, including unborn babies.
4. Psalm 127:3
“Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.” This verse emphasizes the value and blessing of children, including those who are still in the womb.
5. Luke 1:41-44
“And it came to pass, that, when Elisabeth heard the salutation of Mary, the babe leaped in her womb; and Elisabeth was filled with the Holy Ghost: And she spake out with a loud voice, and said, Blessed art thou among women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb. And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me? For, lo, as soon as the voice of thy salutation sounded in mine ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy.” This verse tells the story of John the Baptist leaping in Elizabeth’s womb at the presence of Mary and her unborn child, Jesus.
6. Psalm 22:9-10
“But thou art he that took me out of the womb: thou didst make me hope when I was upon my mother’s breasts. I was cast upon thee from the womb: thou art my God from my mother’s belly.” This verse expresses the psalmist’s trust in God as the one who has cared for him since before birth.
7. Job 31:15
“Did not he that made me in the womb make him? and did not one fashion us in the womb?” This verse recognizes God as the creator of all life, including unborn babies.
8. Ecclesiastes 11:5
“As thou knowest not what is the way of the spirit, nor how the bones do grow in the womb of her that is with child: even so thou knowest not the works of God who maketh all.” This verse acknowledges the mystery of how God creates and sustains life, including the growth and development of unborn babies.
9. Genesis 25:23
“And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.” This verse tells the story of God’s prophecy about Jacob and Esau, who were still in the womb at the time.
10. Hosea 12:3
“He took his brother by the heel in the womb, and by his strength he had power with God.” This verse refers to the story of Jacob and Esau, where Jacob grabbed Esau’s heel in the womb, indicating their rivalry even before birth.
11. Job 10:8-12
“Thine hands have made me and fashioned me together round about… Thou hast granted me life and favour, and thy visitation hath preserved my spirit.” This verse acknowledges God as the one who creates and sustains life, including unborn babies.
12. 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.” This verse emphasizes God’s promise of health and healing for those who serve Him.
13. Deuteronomy 7:14-15
“Thou shalt be blessed above all people: there shall not be male or female barren among you, or among your cattle. 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.” This verse emphasizes God’s promise of fertility and health for His people.
14. 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.” This verse encourages believers to seek the prayers and support of their community in times of sickness.
15. Psalm 103:1-5
“Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, bless his holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases; Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies; Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle’s.” This verse praises God for His mercy, forgiveness, and healing power.
16. Matthew 18:19-20
“Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching any thing that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven. For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.” This verse emphasizes the power of prayer and the importance of community support in seeking healing.
17. Mark 11:22-24
“And Jesus answering saith unto them, Have faith in God. For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith. Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.” This verse emphasizes the power of faith and belief in seeking healing.
18. Luke 6:19
“And the whole multitude sought to touch him: for there went virtue out of him, and healed them all.” This verse tells of Jesus’ healing power and the crowd’s desire to be healed by Him, emphasizing the belief in His power to heal.
19. Psalm 139:13-16
“For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well. My substance was not hid from thee, when I was made in secret, and curiously wrought in the lowest parts of the earth. Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperfect; and in thy book all my members were written, which in continuance were fashioned, when as yet there was none of them.” This verse acknowledges God’s intimate involvement in the creation of every human being, including unborn babies.
20. Jeremiah 1:5
“Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.” This verse emphasizes God’s predestination and purpose for every individual, even before their birth.
21. Psalm 22:9-10
“But thou art he that took me out of the womb: thou didst make me hope when I was upon my mother’s breasts. I was cast upon thee from the womb: thou art my God from my mother’s belly.” This verse acknowledges God as the source of hope and protection for every unborn baby.
22. Isaiah 49:1-2
“Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. And he hath made my mouth like a sharp sword; in the shadow of his hand hath he hid me, and made me a polished shaft; in his quiver hath he hid me;” This verse emphasizes God’s calling and preparation of His servants, even before their birth. These healing Scriptures remind us of God’s power, love, and care for every unborn baby. They encourage us to trust in Him, seek His healing, and rely on the support of our community and fellow believers.
Powerful Prayer for Healing
Dear Heavenly Father,
In the name of Jesus Christ, I come to you with a heavy heart to pray for the protection and healing of unborn babies. Lord, you created every life with a purpose and a plan, and I pray that every unborn baby will be granted the opportunity to fulfill their divine destiny.
Father, we know that we are in a spiritual warfare and the enemy seeks to kill, steal, and destroy. But we declare in the name of Jesus that no weapon formed against these babies shall prosper, and every tongue that rises up against them in judgment shall be condemned. We pray that you will surround them with your divine protection and place a hedge of protection around them, keeping them safe from harm.
Lord, we also pray for healing for any unborn baby who is currently experiencing sickness or disease. We believe that by your stripes, we are healed and that you are the great physician. We declare your healing power over every unborn baby and command any sickness or disease to leave their bodies in Jesus’ name.
Father, we also pray for the mothers of these babies, that you will give them strength, courage, and wisdom as they carry and care for their unborn child. Help them to trust in you and to lean on your promises in times of fear or uncertainty.
In closing, I declare the words of Psalm 139:13-14, “For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” We thank you for the gift of life and for your love and protection over every unborn baby. In Jesus’ name, we pray, Amen.
Final Word on Healing
As we come to the end of this article on healing scriptures for unborn babies, I urge you to consider the power of God’s Word in your life. The Bible is not just a collection of ancient texts, but it is the living Word of God, capable of transforming your life and the lives of your loved ones.
We have explored various verses and passages that speak to the healing of unborn babies, and I believe that God is faithful to His Word. His promises are sure, and He desires to bring healing and restoration to every area of our lives.
But there is more to this life than just physical healing. As important as it is, it is just a temporary fix. The greatest healing that we can ever receive is the healing of our souls. This is only possible through faith in Jesus Christ, the Son of God.
The Bible tells us that “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life” (John 3:16, NIV). Jesus came to this world to give us the gift of salvation, to reconcile us to God, and to give us eternal life.
If you have never accepted Jesus Christ as your personal Lord and Savior, I implore you to do so today. It is a simple but life-changing decision that will transform your life forever. If you would like to make that decision today, pray with me:
“Dear Lord Jesus, I believe that you are the Son of God and that you died for my sins. I confess that I am a sinner and I ask for your forgiveness. I accept you as my personal Lord and Savior and invite you to come into my heart and my life. Thank you for the gift of salvation and for the promise of eternal life. In Jesus’ name, Amen.”
If you prayed that prayer with a sincere heart, congratulations! You have just made the most important decision of your life. I encourage you to find a local church where you can grow in your faith and connect with other believers. May God bless you as you begin this new journey with Him.
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