In our Welcome Center here at the Focus on the Family campus, children have the opportunity to leave their prayer requests with us.
One of my favorites is from a 9-year-old boy who wrote, “Please pray for my brother. He wets the bed. And pray for me. I share the bed with my brother.”
Some prayer requests are much more serious, like the 8-year-old boy who wanted us to ask God to help his dad stop drinking and be healthy again.
Whatever the request, it’s wonderful to see children in the beginning stages of developing an abiding faith that will carry them through life.
Parents, you play a critical role in nurturing your child’s spiritual life and fostering a prayerful attitude toward the Lord.
I applaud my wife, Jean. She has been so good at encouraging our two boys to pray...Read More