Children of Iraqi refugees now have a place to play and learn in their Christian school.
Children of Iraqi refugees now have a place to play and learn in their Christian school.
Jun. 26, 2015 | Middle East

Pray for Iraqi Refugee Children Starting School

[395] prayers in [28] nations have been posted for Refugee Children.

More than 100 Iraqi refugee children began school on June 16 with help from a VOM-partner church in the Middle East. The church had originally planned to start with only 25 of the displaced Christian children, but after discussing their goals with parents, more than 100 children were registered. The Christian families were forced to flee Iraq after the Islamic State invaded more than a year ago. Pray for the protection of students and staff and for the challenges they face.

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  • Father God, I praise You for this blessed church of Yours in making space for the displaced children. Let them soak-up the word of God in great numbers. Please protect the workers and the people there and give them greater means and places where Your name will be preached and taught. Thank You Father for Your love and grace.
    Kathy G - USA
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    Carla M - USA
  • Lord You said suffer the little children to come unto me and forbid them not for such is the Kingdom of heaven. So please protect these little ones, and Lord not only physical, but protect their minds. Protect the staff and families also Lord. Give them all wisdom insight and discernment. Let them all focus on You and give You the glory. THANKS FOR VOM
    barbara w - USA
  • Dear Lord, thank you for directing people to cae and open these schools. Use the teachers in a powerful way to bring these children and their parents to you. Protect them all. Do miracles for them. PF
    Pamela F - USA
  • Dear Jesus, I pray for these children and their families. Give them a future and a hope. Provide for them.
    Patrecia J - USA
  • Thank you Lord that what man intended for evil, You intend for good in that these children now have a Christian school to attend. Continue to provide this church with the means to serve these refugees and encourage these children in their faith. Protect them from further plight so that they may recover from there harrowing journey and be strengthened
    Joan B - USA
  • Lord watch over these precious children. May your holy spirits guide them and protect them. Lord I pray that you would bind the forces of darkness that seek to harm these children. And may those that seek to harm them meet your glorious Son Jesus and renounce Islam and be converted. May your gospel forth and many souls won to Christ. Amen
    Bob T - USA
  • Though this prayer request is over 3 months, I pray for Your continued hedge of protection over the students and staff and for Your justice and righteousness to prevail. Amen.
    Everett T - USA
  • FATHER GOD !!
    Please Protect these Precious children, while teaching them YOUR WORD . Surround them with YOUR fiercest of angels. Give them favor to become Christians and help them to establish YOUR Covenant in the Earth and win many souls. Liberate,Strengthen, Teach, Encourage,Comfort and HEAL them and their families. IN JESUS' NAME. AMEN.
    Doris G - USA
  • FATHER GOD !
    I Pray for these Precious children of YOURS , who, already is bringing Honor to YOUR NAME. Enable them to grow in YOUR WORD and win MILLIONS of souls !! Strengthen them and surround them with YOUR fiercest angels. Bless them and their families. Start a revival in their land through them, FATHER! IN JESUS' NAME. AMEN !!
    Doris G - USA
  • Oh Father, thank You for these blessed children, teachers and parents. Thank You that 25 became 100 and the VOM partner church. I ask for protection of these students, staff and families. May they have safety, food and shelter. Prepare them for service to You in all wisdom and strength. In Jesus name, amen
    Jacqueline H - USA
  • Jesus, you love children so love these kids into your kingdom.
    mark m - USA
  • Dear Heavenly Father, Please help those in need, who are trying to spread your Word. Please grant them protection from persecution so that Your Word may reach the far corners of the Earth. We need You to return to restore Earth to the Paradise it was meant to be. Please help and protect anyone , as they do Your will. In Jesus' name, I pray- Amen
    Andrea K - USA
  • Keep these children safe in your arms Lord. Educate them and enlighten them from their teachers and from the Holy Spirit. Encourage their families as they begin new lives away from their homes. Protect them from the evil one. Amen and alleluia.
    Lea W - USA
  • Lord I do ask that you would be with all of these children who are going to school. Bring peace and order to these classrooms. May the distractions of their life be quieted as they are taught. Give the teachers wisdom regarding what to say and how to say it. May they know when to discipline and when to show mercy. May your love be their guide.
    Renee W - USA
  • Abba Father I bring these precious children before You asking for Your Divine intervention, provision, protection, healing, salvation and blessings in their lives so they may know and serve You better. In Jesus name I pray amen.
    Carol P - USA
  • I pray for these Iraqi refugees that are starting school. I pray for a supernatural wisdom from above to encourage them and make them strong. I pray they will not fear peer pressure and stay strong and full of faith. I bind satan from coming against them in any way at all and for God's provision to be literally all around them!
    Jan L - USA
  • Father, bless these workers and children as they attend school. Father, help them. I know that Jesus said these things would come, but Lord, it breaks our hearts to see such suffering. Especially, little children having to deal with such pain. Please, wrap your arms around them, fill them with your Spirit, watch over them. Let them find you.
    polly c - USA
  • Dear Heavenly Father, It is written that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge. I pray that you watch over these 100 Iraqi refugee children and that all of them will turn their lives over to you. You are their salvation and security. Also, I also pray their teachers will reflect the grace and love of Jesus. In Christ alone, Amen.
    Jon D - USA
  • Oh Blessed Father we thank you that you are providing school for these lovely children in their time of need. Continue to protect and provide for all their needs and may not one of these little one 's not know of your wonderful love though Jesus Christ our Sweet Savior and Lord. Alice T. USA
    Alice T - USA
  • Father, thank You for keeping these children safe from harm. I pray that You would continue to provide safety to the children as well as their parents, that the Christian families who were forced to flee Iraq would turn to You with their whole heart and seek Your face and come closer to You in prayer and reading their Bible. Bless these families!
    Anne S - USA
  • What a beautiful way you have provided, Lord! Protect these children and staff, along with their families, as they go to school. Feed them Lord with Your Word. Guide them with the challenges ahead. Strengthen them by Your power. Let this be such a blessed time in the Lord. In Jesus' name, amen.
    Trina F - USA
  • Thank you Lord for the church that are doing this,please bless them and their works.thank You for all the children that come,bless them while they learning,playing and interacting to one another,thank You for the Seed that you planting in them.in Jesus Name, amen.
    ming m - USA
  • Dear Jesus, through the intercession of St. Thomas Aquinas patron of students, please shower Your grace upon the education so they may grow up to serve You as their Creator and only Lord. May what they learn enable them to come to the aid of their suffering people and change their nation for the better. May they spread the Gospel through all creation.
    Grace J - USA
  • Lord, thank you for helping these families to flee to safety.Please keep protecting them&keeping them in safety. Please let them stay put, not have to flee all the time. Please grant them wisdom what to do with all the challenges they face. Thank YOU FOR VOM&increase their finances&helpers.Grant more deliverances for families with VOM. luvUJesus amen
    Dee Dee K - USA
  • Lord Jesus, put a hedge of protection around the children & staff of this school. Post your angels at every door to ward off attacks by the evil one. provide for the needs of the school. let your peace envelope everyone who enters there. Let the children's faith grow strong as they hear your word. Give the teachers the wisdom they need . I praise you!
    JEAN H - USA
  • Adonis May these little ones never be deprived of school, play, friends,food... May they learn about you the Only True God,love You,welcome You to be part of them.Fill their hearts with Your love.May all refugee children find similar opportunities,send more help and resources to support them.raise more VOM workers to labor for them on your behalf
    BENEDICTA N - USA
  • Heavenly Father, please protect cildren and staff and whoever else is helping the children in the school. Thankyou Father for these brethren and what they do. Please let hearts be generous in prayer and giving to their needs. Please provide for any and all needs now and in the future. Thankyou Fathet. Amen
    Sharon P - USA
  • Dear Jesus,

    I ask that you provide protection and guiduance for the children, teachers, and their families from evil and harm.

    Amen
    Rodney H - USA
  • Thank you Lord for this new school. Bless all teachers and children. That they may prosper. Protect them with your angels and let all children grow up to become servants of our Great Lord Jesus!
    Piet K - Netherlands
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