Prayer for the School Year


“And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful.”  

Colossians 3:15

Dear God,

Thank you that You are always with us.  Thank you for Your plan and for allowing us to learn.  I want to pray for this school year.  I pray for all the students this year and I pray that we will all be diligent with our work and focus.  I pray that we will listen intently and respect and honor those who are over us.  I pray that You will please give us a new passion for learning.

I pray for those who will be doing something new for school this year. I pray that You will please give them the peace that comes from You that surpasses all understanding (Philippians 4:7).

I pray for all the teachers, administrators, parents, and all those who will be helping us students.  I pray that You will please give them peace as well.  I thank you for them and their sacrifice of their time for us.

Dear God, I pray that You will please come down on our schools and fill us with You.  Please send a revival, that we may see You and have a renewed passion to serve You! I pray that ultimately we will honor You through what we do and say, and that we show You to those around us!

In Jesus’ Name,




Hi! I’m Macy, a bondservant of Jesus Christ and saved by His amazing grace. I’m sixteen years old and I’m homeschooled along with my three sweet, younger sisters. I really enjoy studying God’s Word, playing games as a family, playing the piano, and writing. I also love seeing how God works through each and every circumstance! He is so good! One of my favorite Bible verses is: “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18)

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Colleen says:

    Awesome prayer! I don’t think I truly appreciated teachers until having children. They have such a tough task to educate young people. I pray that God fills our hearts…both for students and educators.


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