6 Powerful Prayers for a Safe School Year

Proverbs 14:26b
Dear Father, we pray for the safety of our children at school. We declare a safe school environment. We pray for the physical protection of every child throughout this school year. We say ‘no’ to child abuse, child trafficking, bullying in Jesus Name. Let every child fulfil their God given purpose and that safety and protection will be the heart-beat of every educational institution in Jesus Name we pray, Amen

Ephesians 6:10
Oh Lord, I petition on behalf of our children and the schools they attend. Assign your warring angels to protect and keep them safe within this school year. Help them not to doubt or fear, but to be strong in You and in the power of Your might. Teach them to exercise confidence in You. Let this school year be one of safety, peace, love and comfort in Jesus Name, Amen.

Psalm 121:3
Dear Lord, we trust in You to keep our children safe throughout this school year. We pray that they will enjoy and excel in their education. We declare Your divine covering over every child, from the crown of their heads to the soles of their feet. In this school year, we release them to You and ask that You watch over them in Jesus Name, Amen.

Proverbs 1:33
Dear Lord, thank You for our children. We pray for every child and their safety for this school year. Grant every child listening ears because Your Word says that whoever listens to You will live in safety and be at ease without fear or harm. So, Father I declare Your divine covering from this day forward over every child, school and teacher, Amen.

Deuteronomy 31:8, Genesis 1:27
Lord, You said that we must not be afraid or discouraged, for You will personally go head of us. “You will be with us and You shall neither fail or abandon us. Even though at times school systems may fail us, we thank the Lord for never failing Your children and for going ahead of every child in this school year. We will not be abandoned, written off, or criticized because You have created Your children in Your own image, Thank You Father, Amen.

Ezra 8:31-32
Heavenly Father, in Ezra 8:31-32, Your hand was upon the children of Israel as they had set out from the Ahava Canal to go to Jerusalem. You gave them protection from their enemies and bandits and when they arrived in Jerusalem, they rested three days. In the same way, we pray that Your hand will be upon every child as they set out for school each day throughout the year. Give them protection from their enemies and when they arrive to school, grant them rest in Jesus Name, Amen.

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