Verse of the Day 🗓️ June 12, 2022 is Psalm 127:3

The Bible verse for today is Psalm 127:3. This scripture talks about the great value and blessing of children. In every reference, the Bible elevates parenthood and raising children. In this passage, we read that children are God’s best gift and a reward from the Lord.

June 12 Daily Scripture Reading

Psalms 127:3 Verse of the Day Translations

(ESV)  Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward.
(KJV)  Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.
(MSG)  Don’t you see that children are GOD’s best gift? the fruit of the womb his generous legacy?
(NIV)  Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him.
(NLT)  Children are a gift from the LORD; they are a reward from him.

June 12 Daily Devotional and Reflection

Psalm 127:3 is a reminder that our children are a gift from the Lord. They are a source of great joy, but they also come with a great responsibility. As parents, we must do everything we can to nurture and protect them. This means creating a safe and loving home environment, providing them with food and shelter, and teaching them right from wrong. It also means instilling in them a love for God and a desire to follow His will for their lives. Psalm 127:3 reminds us that our children are not our own – they belong to the Lord. As such, we must care for them as He would want us to. Only then can we hope to see them grow into healthy, happy adults who love and serve the Lord with all their heart.

Daily Prayer for June 12

Heavenly Father, we come before you today to give you thanks for the blessing of children. They are a precious gift, and we are so grateful for each and every one of them. We pray that you would watch over them and protect them always. Fill their hearts with your love, and help them to grow into faithful followers of Jesus Christ. Amen.

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About the 12th of June

June 12 is the 163rd day of the year (164th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar; 202 days remain until the end of the year.
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