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The Prayers of a Sponsored Child

a childs prayer These sponsored children in Togo pray to ask God for direction, for someone to love them, for provision — for more of Him. How different (or similar) are your prayers?

“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” — Philippians 4:6, NASB

Lucien, Age 11

“I want to succeed in school. May God help me to understand what is taught.” — Lucien, Age 11

Estelle, Age 11

“I am an orphan. I want God to be giving me my daily bread.” — Estelle, Age 11

Latey, Age 6 with Mother

“Mom and I live in a slum. May God give us a nice shelter.” — Latey, Age 6

Daniel, Age 8

“Recently, there was a flood in our area and water took away all my clothes. May God give me some clothes.” — Daniel, Age 8

Mawena, Age 9

“Pray for me that I may love God more.” — Mawena, Age 9

Prayers compiled by program communications manager Delanyo Tenge