Poet Stacey Robinson: "I stand here, ready to begin again, to follow this road of dust, that stretches before me."
As we bring healing to those in need of strength,
May our spirits be filled with the light of You.
As we bring hope to a broken world.
May our hearts be softened by the light of You.
As young people and their teachers return to school, to campus and to class, we pray for a year that proves safer than those before. Grant, O God, that houses of learning from daycare centers to graduate schools are places free from havoc and harm