The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Dear God ...

Contestants share their prayers

Among our "Youngchurch" contest entries, we heard from hungry youth who pray for fruit and cupcakes. We also have animal lovers in our churches who pray for pigs and bugs.

Youth were asked to design quilt squares that finish the sentence: "I pray to God for ...." They had lots of responses: peace, love, trucks, lost children, family, friends, forgiveness, clothes for God's people and much more.

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