Pray for families who have taken the doubly brave steps of choosing to serve our country in the military and home school their children (See Cover story).
Ask the Lord to give our nation’s leaders wisdom and godly counsel in Operation Enduring Freedom.
Lift up National Center for Home Education staff as they monitor important home school issues at the federal level. (See Freedom Watch)
Thank the Lord for protecting home schooling families who faced truancy contacts, social workers, or hostile school officials recently. (See Across the States)
Pray for our active and pending cases (See Active Cases).
Thank the Lord for the practical help many families are receiving through the Home School Foundation’s funds: Widows Curriculum Scholarship Fund, Special Needs Children’s Fund, and Members Helping Members Fund (See www.homeschoolfoundation.org).
Pray that the Lord would encourage moms who are struggling with the “home schooling blues” this winter (See President’s Page).
Lift up home schooling parents who face tight finances or are even looking for a new job. Ask the Lord to supply all their needs.
Praise God for new opportunities families have to share the gospel of Jesus Christ following the September 11 attacks. Ask Him to use this witness to bring many around the world to saving faith in Christ through these difficult times.
Ask the Lord to strengthen families whose close friends or extended family members oppose home schooling. Pray for wisdom and protection as these parents persevere in trying to provide their children with the best possible education.
Pray for wisdom as Patrick Henry College hires additional faculty to accomodate an expanding student body. Ask the Lord to bless the college community and provide funds for additional dormitory and classroom space.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song.
— Psalm 28:7 (NKJ)