Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
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As I was thinking about Halloween at the end of this week, I started thinking of jack-o-lanterns, costumes, masks, etc. Children always have a good time deciding who they are going to be and what they will wear as they go trick or treating and of course eating their treats.
It reminded me of how some times we as grandparents tend to hide, conceal or…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 30, 2014 at 3:41pm — No Comments
During this autumn season, I would like to share a guest blog by Cathy Jacobs from “Passing the Legacy” ministry. Cathy shares with us that God has called grandparents for Such A Time As This. God wants grandparents to leave a godly legacy for their grand children with their prayers and pass on their faith in…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 23, 2014 at 12:28pm — No Comments
I have an answer for you. I was a frustrated long distance grandparent with little involvement in the lives of my grandchildren. However, God showed me how I could impact the lives of my grandchildren by purposefully praying for them, if they lived nearby or faraway.
God gave me a passion to intentionally pray for my grandchildren. Now I want to share with you…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 15, 2014 at 9:21pm — No Comments
When you find you’re competing for the minds and hearts of your grandchildren with the draws of the world, how do you grandparents get into the competition?
In a recent survey I found that one of the most difficult challenges grandparents face today is having a strong desire to influence your grandchildren in a positive way and having the parents oppose you.
The world’s evil forces continually pull at us and at our…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 9, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
My grandchildren range in age from 11 to 32 years but now I have 2 great-granddaughters less than 18 months so I am again praying for infants and toddlers. If you have infants and/or toddlers you may appreciate these suggestions of how to pray for them.
For Infants, pray they will:
1. Develop a strong sense of security as they bond with their family.
2. Feel safe and secure in their surroundings.
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 6, 2014 at 7:25pm — No Comments
Christian Grandparenting Network has a passion to encourage and equip grandparents to pray for their grandchildren. Our mission is to challenge grandparents around the world to intentionally and regularly come together to pray, interceding for their grandchildren, children and
communities. In the Pray! Magazine, Arlyn Lawrence writes, “Intercession is one of the ways God designed for us to partner with Him in bringing His loving presence into our aching…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on October 3, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments