Prayers of the Children

Every Sunday we take down the prayers the children offer up during Children’s Chapel, and share them here. God listens to every one of us, no matter how young or small.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

We are thankful for fresh beginnings and the new year.
We are thankful for llamas and all of God’s creatures.
We pray for strength, health, and success to all in the coming year.

Sunday, December 5, 2016

We give thanks for Dick Brock and the recent celebration of his birthday.
We are thankful for our ability to access clean water easily and pray for those who do not have such resources readily available.
We pray for our “Play Well” project, and hope that we are successful in funding a well for children who are need of clean water.
We give thanks for the many blessings in our lives.
We pray for the poor, especially those without homes, we pray that they are able to find shelter and affordable housing.
We pray that all the Angel Tree gifts are funded and children will have presents for the holiday season.
We pray for JD’s father and ask God to keep him from harm as he works.  We also pray for those who have been injured at work, that God is with them in their time of healing.
And we pray for Casey’s friend, who has strep throat; that God is with her and she may have a speedy recovery.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

We pray for God to help the sick.  They He may be with them to heal their bodies or help bring them to his heavenly kingdom.
We pray for the safe return of Caroline’s cat, who recently ran away.
We pray for the poor, those without water or food.
We pray for the safe travels of Olivia’s grandparents and hope they have a pleasant vacation.
We pray for Keanan’s fish who has joined God in heaven.
We pray for endangered animals who are still hunted, like the siberian tiger and polar bears.
We pray for those who have passed away, that they are reunited with God in heaven and know that they are still remembered and loved by those they left behind.
And we give thanksgiving for all the blessings we have in our life.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Prayers for everyone who is sick and injured in the hospital, that they heal soon and will feel better.
Prayers for Emma’s neighbor, Davin, who has been through a lot of surgery lately.  We pray that God is with Davin and helps her to heal and recover quickly.
We are thankful for Mr. Hulley’s health and that God was with him when he needed Him most.
We give thanksgiving for the seasons changing and the coming snow in the mountains.
We pray for mindfulness and thoughtful hearts on Thanksgiving
We give thanksgiving for the food and shelter we have.
We pray for Belle’s pet cat who had to go to the vet.
We pray for Shannon’s new kitten and for it’s health.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Thanksgiving for Mary’s health and recovery from illness.

Prayers for peace in our nation and that we will soon unify together to solve problems.

Prayers for the people of New Zealand who just suffered a big earthquake, and prayers that God will be with them as they prepare for the coming tsunami and aftershock.

Thanksgiving for Veterans and those who have served and protected.

Prayers for Cody’s science experiment, we pray that all goes well and that God will guide his hands and keep him safe.

Prayers for those who have passed, in particular Dan Sundeen, who passed away a year ago and is still remembered and loved.