And … they’re off.
As my kids head back to school today, my prayer for them as they begin another year is that they are filled with peace. School can be a challenge to navigate at any point, but especially at the beginning of a new year!
So Lord, I do pray. I pray for all the kids who return to school again in the coming weeks.
I pray for our children to learn and grow and stretch their minds, and be disciplined in their studies. I pray they may have favor with their teachers. I pray they grow in wisdom and stature, like Jesus did. I pray they will be honest and fair and treat others the way they wish to be treated.
I pray for them to form new friendships, and to reinforce ‘old’ friendships as well. I pray they can help welcome ‘the new kid’ – whoever that may be. I was ‘the new kid’ myself when I was a child. Continue Reading…