Pray that through the comfort they have received in their troubles, your sponsored child would learn to comfort others.Continue Reading ›
Pray that your sponsored child would grow in true humility — that they would have a God-given understanding of their identity in Him.Continue Reading ›
Pray that your sponsored child would reject the lie that joy comes from worldly success or our circumstances.
Pray that your sponsored child would love peace and reject useless quarreling. Pray that they would become peace makers in their community.
Have you ever wondered where you could have been if you’d been given what you asked for? Have you ever wondered what could have happened, had you found what you sought?
Wess Stafford often says that you can’t outgive the poor. Pray that your sponsored child will grow in generosity and will be willing to share what he or she has with others who also are in need.
Is it OK to think of some activities as spiritual and others as “not spiritual” but ordinary or secular? What is the danger of thinking this way, if any?
Thank God for how He is working through His Spirit to transform your sponsored child. Pray that your child would become more and more like Christ in the kindness he or she shows others.
In many of the places where sponsored children live, youth become parents while still teenagers. Pray that God would give your sponsored child courage and perseverance to stay pure.