Prayer for Sick Children

Something is not right. The fever that won’t break, the lump that we never noticed before, the appetite that’s disappeared, the weight put on, or

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God Save the Children

God, save the children tonight. Save them from empty stomachs and hunger pangs. Preserve them from beatings and harsh words. Protect them from bullets and

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Child Dedication Blessing

Little girl, welcome to this house of worship and to the community of faith. Prayers have surrounded you these many months as we waited expectantly

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About Carol Penner

I am a Mennonite pastor currently teaching theology at Conrad Grebel University College in Waterloo, Ontario. I’ve served congregations in Ontario and most recently, Alberta.

I love to write and to lead worship! If you are finding my writing helpful, I would love to hear from you! Feel free to use or adapt the material here, it is all written by me. If printing material, please credit “Copyright Carol Penner” (and say whether you modified it). If publishing, please contact me for permission. Contact me at

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