PRAYER REQUESTS FROM KIDS
GUIDE ON USING OUR WEB STORY
Guess what happened?
“What can we pray for you?”
They told us what they learnt from reading Give Us This Day, and asked us to pray for them. Here’s a glimpse into their world.
Before you read the top 5 list, can you guess what the most popular request was?
children, mostly between the ages of 7 and 12 replied.
“I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW JESUS”
Isn’t it wonderful when children know it is important for people to know Jesus? Many asked us to pray for the people they love— like their parents and classmates.
“I WANT TO LOVE AND TRUST GOD MORE”
Doesn’t it warm your heart to know that a child would ask that he or she would love and trust God more? It can only be the work of the Holy Spirit in their lives.
“I WANT TO BE A BETTER PERSON”
From loving their “enemies” (that pesky classmate or an annoying younger sibling) to controlling their temper, kids really do want to be more like Jesus!
“I WANT TO BE HEALTHY”
The Covid-19 pandemic must have made many children worried, for many asked to pray for protection—both for themselves and their loved ones. And didn’t we all? Many also showed their concern for others, asking for healing for family members.
“I WANT TO DO BETTER IN MY STUDIES AND EXAMS”
of children prayed for better grades and upcoming exams. Studies and results matter to our children, and they want to do well.
Did you guess this?
Here’s what the children learnt from reading the Bible and using Give Us This Day:
Help your child to discover who God is and how to live according to His Word with this quarterly family devotional.