GENTLE AS A DOVE

Prayer: Lord, thank You for this wonderful day and this job where You have decided I can be a light for You. I trust You to show me when to speak and when to wait. Thank You, Lord. Amen Scripture: But he that received seed into the good ground is he that heareth the word, […]

EXAMPLE

Prayer: Lord, may I be mindful today of the example that I set at home, at school, and wherever else I may be. Amen Scripture: In everything, set an example by doing what is good. In your teachings show integrity, seriousness, and soundness of speech that cannot be condemned… Titus 2:7-8a NIV Who did you […]

UNIQUE

Prayer: We thank You, Lord, for Your endless creativity in our students and co-workers.  Please help us delight in their unique qualities and learn to appreciate what we can learn from them. Amen Scripture: Train up a child in the way he should go [and in keeping with his individual gift or bent], and when […]

YOU ARE A MIGHTY WARRIOR (post Covid version)

Prayer: Father, give us the words to speak over our students, and give us listening ears to hear what You are speaking over us. In Jesus’ name. Amen Scripture: The angel of the Lord came and sat down under the oak in Ophrah that belonged to Joash the Abiezrite, where his son Gideon was threshing wheat in a winepress to keep it from […]

SIT BY OR SEE JESUS

Prayer: Father, give me courage today to approach You boldly in Jesus’s name as a beloved child of Yours. I will try to not allow culture to “shush” me! Amen Scripture: Then they came to Jericho, and as He was leaving Jericho with His disciples and a large crowd, a blind beggar named Bartimaeus, the […]

TAKING STOCK

Prayer: Dear Lord, We pray for our students and co-workers according to Proverbs 23:23. We pray we all will know the truth, get wisdom, discipline, and understanding. Thank You, Lord. Amen Scripture: Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom…May the favor of the Lord our God rest […]

I KNOW THAT GIRL!

Prayer: Lord, give me the words that fan into flame the distinctive gifts you have placed in my students. May they be encouraged today. Amen Scripture: He will reply “Truly I tell you, whatever you did not do for one of the least of these, you did not do for me.” Matthew 25:45 NIV There […]

DON’T CONCEDE: GET WHAT YOU NEED

Prayer: Lord, teach me to seek and rely on You and Your provision in my life each day, week, month, and year. Amen Scripture: Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has gone through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to the faith we profess. For we do […]

CALL ON HIS NAME

Scripture: At that time, people began to call on the name of the Lord. Genesis 4:26b NIV On January 2nd, 2023, your typical Monday Night Football game was happening. Two of the top teams in the NFL were both battling for playoff positioning. The entire stadium in Cincinnati was packed with fans from both sides, […]

IN GOD WE TRUST

Prayer: Lord, I trust You. In whatever is going on in my life today, I choose to trust You wholeheartedly in the middle of it. I pray that You would use my life of trusting You to show others who You are. Amen Scripture: In God I trust and am not afraid. What can man […]