Give her everything she needs today to grow and learn.
Please let her have a good day. Or just a good hour.
Let there be short lines and no crowds.
Please help us manage this outing to the ___ (store, park, restaurant, doctor’s office). Help her not to become upset or overwhelmed.
Lord, please make her get out of the ___ (car, bed, bath tub, washing machine).
Give me patience… I need more.
Protect her, dear God – body, mind, heart and soul.
May she be comfortable in her clothes and her own skin.
Help her sleep. And me, too.
Don’t let them discontinue or change the packaging on her favorite foods.
And please let them build a drive-thru Panera in my town.
Give me her smile. And her courage.
Please, please no SIBs today. No aggressions. No seizures.
But if there are, be near to her. Speak to her heart as only You can and please tell her I love her.
Fill her with Your peace and abiding joy.
Help me see what I can’t see, help me understand what she can’t say.
Let me not miss one lesson she has to teach.
Give her something to do that is hers, that will bring her enjoyment and a sense of accomplishment.
Let me hear her beautiful song all of my days.
And let me live one minute longer than her.
May she know she is surrounded in love. That she is seen and heard and known, deeply cherished, always celebrated.
What are some of your prayers for your children? I’d love to join you in praying…