There are more than 5 ways to pray for our children and grandchildren!
How can we pray for them as they go back to school?
Teachers are stressed…I know because I was one!
Parents are thrilled…I know because I am one!
Do we forget how stressful school can be for our loved ones?
This is the third blog post dedicated to all children and teachers who are
I cannot take credit for creating the 5 P’s, as you can tell if you clicked on the above link. Prayers for PEACE, PROTECTION, PURITY, PASSION, AND PERSPECTIVE are so applicable to children and adults.
That is why I researched scripture to find Bible verses that align with these five prayer requests.
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” John 14:27 NIV
“But the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.” Thessalonians 3:3 NIV
“Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me.” Psalm 51:10 NIV
“But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15;7 NIV
“So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.” 2 Corinthinians 4:18 NIV
How can we apply these verses?
- We can pray these very words for the children we love.
- We can read these scriptures to them and let them know specifically why we are praying for them.
- We can ask them what the words peace, protection, purity, passion, and perspective mean to them.
I hope these scriptures and prayers comfort and bless you!
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