It is back-to-school season, but not like one we have ever experienced before. This new year brings many unknown challenges and today’s episode gets into all of that, along with all the opportunities to pray in this time of uncertainty.
Our guest, Tara L. Cole, is the author of Everyday Prayers for Back-to-School and Abide: 40 Ways to Focus on Jesus Daily. She is a wife and mom of three boys, and loves helping moms and their kids build relationships with Jesus together. To top it all off, she is also a teacher, which was very fitting for this topic!
In this episode, Brooke, Erin, and Tara discuss school choice, all the new stress this year brings, and making this a year of grace. Tara highlights the four areas of prayer for this school year covered in her newest book, including:
- praying for the right friendships
- blessings and insight for our teachers
- success in classes
- encouraging our children’s unique gifts
Tune in to be encouraged as we start a school year unlike any other!
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Links mentioned in this episode:
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- Tara’s website
- Everyday Prayers for Back-to-School by Tara L. Cole
- Abide: 40 Way to Focus on Jesus Daily by Tara L. Cole
- Boymom by Monica Swanson
Verses we are praying:
“O our God, will you not execute judgment on them? For we are powerless against this great horde that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you.” -2 Chronicles 20:12 ESV
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.” -Romans 15:13 ESV
“God, create a clean heart for me and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Do not banish me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. Restore the joy of your salvation to me, and sustain me by giving me a willing spirit. Then I will teach the rebellious your ways, and sinners will return to you.” -Psalm 51:10-13