Ways to Observe Grandparents Day of Prayer Virtually

Ways to Observe Grandparents Day of Prayer Virtually

Join us on September 13, 2020 The purpose of Grandparents’ Day of Prayer is to raise an awareness of prayer among today’s Christian grandparents. The day is normally celebrated in churches, homes and Christian schools. Social distancing, however, imposes restrictions...

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Prayer for Help During the Pandemic

Prayer for Help During the Pandemic

Heavenly Father, We groan under the weight of this pandemic and the uncertainties, which accompany it. Therefore, we "lift up (our) eyes to the mountains—where does (our) help come from? (Our) help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth” (Psalm 121:1-2,...

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Prayer for the Upcoming School Year

Prayer for the Upcoming School Year

Abba Father, We pray for the upcoming school year. Please give our governors, state boards of education, administrators, counselors and teachers wisdom and discernment as they make difficult decisions about how to proceed. Guide them as they strive to create an...

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Surviving as a Single Mom (by Terri Sherrow)

Surviving as a Single Mom (by Terri Sherrow)

(I am thrilled to welcome Terri Sherrow as my guest blogger. Terri serves on the Prayer Ministry Staff of Christian Grandparenting Network.) I have been a single mother since my forty-year-old daughter was six years old. I didn’t choose for my marriage to end, While I...

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Prayers for Parents and the Upcoming School Year

Prayers for Parents and the Upcoming School Year

Father God, Our adult children and their spouses are navigating uncharted waters. They are currently struggling with whether to send our grandchildren back into the classroom or keep them at home for online school. This is a difficult dilemma, especially as the...

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Praying for Our Grandchildren’s Salvation

Praying for Our Grandchildren’s Salvation

Lord Jesus, The greatest legacy we can leave to grandchildren is the legacy of our prayers for their salvation. They are the apple of our eye, without a doubt. However, like us, they sin and “fall short of the glory of God” (Romans 3:23). They need to be washed in...

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Grandparents’ Day of Prayer: Virtual-Style

Grandparents’ Day of Prayer: Virtual-Style

Let’s make National Grandparents’ Day on September 13, 2020, a Day of Prayer for our grandchildren and their parents!   WHAT IS THE NEED? The enemy prowls like a lion, infiltrating our culture with lies and deception. He attacks our families at all levels....

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It’s Time We Pray for Our Nation

It’s Time We Pray for Our Nation

Heavenly Father, The soul of our nation agonizes in pain. We have abandoned the faith upon which our nation was founded. We have denied our children the right to prayer in school and stripped the Ten Commandments from our government offices. Not only have we abused...

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Prayers for Women Who Remain Childless

Prayers for Women Who Remain Childless

Abba Father, Today we humble ourselves before Your throne of grace, interceding about a delicate matter. We pray for the precious young women in our lives who remain childless despite their prayers and pleas for children. Please bless these beautiful women with...

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Praise and Thanksgiving for Christ, our King

Praise and Thanksgiving for Christ, our King

Praise is the heartbeat of a rich prayer life. With this thought in mind, let us offer praise and thanksgiving to Christ, our King! Lord Jesus, Thank You for walking with us in our present sufferings. You carry the light of God’s promises, reminding us that God is...

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Prayer for the Faith of Our Adult Children

Prayer for the Faith of Our Adult Children

Father God, We pray for the faith of our adult children... We pray for our adult children who have a deep, abiding faith and are walking closely with the Lord. Let them be the salt of the earth, the light of Christ to their families, neighbors and friends. We pray for...

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Long-Distance Grandparenting and Technology

Long-Distance Grandparenting and Technology

BEING A LONG-DISTANCE (OR SOCIAL DISTANCING) GRANDPARENT: We know the reality of being long-distance grandparents. Three of our six grandchildren live more than seven hundred miles from my husband and me.  Experience has taught both of us that long-distance...

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Prayer for Perseverance During the Pandemic

Prayer for Perseverance During the Pandemic

Lord Jesus, Over the past few weeks, we have acted upon the frustration and uncertainty we are experiencing because of the pandemic. We confess and repent for being shortsighted; we have focused on our fears instead of Your saving grace and steadfast love. Your...

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Praying our Grandchildren Know the Good Shepherd

Praying our Grandchildren Know the Good Shepherd

Lord Jesus, We pray our children and grandchildren trust in You as their Good Shepherd. Let them receive your loving care with open and grateful hearts; let them lie down in green pastures, free from fear, hunger, health issues and relational problems. We pray they...

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Mother’s Day Prayer

Mother’s Day Prayer

Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come (Proverbs 31:25).  Abba Father, On this Mother’s Day weekend, we want to be intentional about thanking you for the mothers of our grandchildren. Some of them are our daughters; others are our...

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Prayer for Our Adult Children During The LockDown

Prayer for Our Adult Children During The LockDown

Heavenly Father, Our hearts are troubled for our adult children, who carry heavy burdens and face difficult decisions during the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown. They striving to keep their family healthy by enforcing social distancing in a household of bored and...

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Raising Our Arms in Prayer

Raising Our Arms in Prayer

Call to Action: Moses’ instructions to Joshua were crystal clear. “Choose for us men and go out and fight with Amalek. Tomorrow I will stand on the top of the hill with the staff of God in my hand” (Exodus 17:9). The next day, Moses stood between Aaron and Hur with...

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Prayer for Our Precious Grandchildren During the Lockdown

Prayer for Our Precious Grandchildren During the Lockdown

Lord Jesus, Our hearts are apprehensive for our grandchildren who internalize and reflect their parent’s fears and frustrations, especially during the coronavirus lockdown. We pray that they are aware of Your Presence, guarding and protecting them with “the peace of...

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