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  • Writer's pictureJennifer Frnka

Walk Together - 30 Days of Prayer for Families with PTSD - Day 18


“Leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to them; then come and offer your gift” Matthew 5:24.


When we are able to place people in the right light miracles happen. There are simply no words to explain the changes we experience.


Forgiveness is never easy. The issues that still cause us to be angry or resentful usually take months or even years to heal.

Reconciling and giving space to people to heal is not only a gift to you and them, but one to God too.


Pray today to find the strength to provide space to those who need to heal. Pray today to place them in the right light.


Prayer to move from Post-Traumatic Stress to Peace, Trust, Strength, and Discipline


Lord, thank you for surrounding us with your deep, deep love and covering us with your grace and mercy. We know that you want all of your children to live peaceful and prosperous lives. At times though, especially after someone has wronged us or we have been traumatized it is hard to move forward. We can get caught in a cycle of fear, worry, shame, and guilt that can distract us from walking with one another and You.


Help us to run with faith towards the foot of the cross trusting that You have everything that we need. Thank you for creating space in our lives to help us to heal. Help us to focus our time and energy on the love, peace, and joy that You have planned for us. We ask that where our heart and soul are in turmoil that you bring us back to peace. We especially pray for peace and strength for those families in Uvalde, TX as they mourn the loss of their loved ones. We love you and look forward to our continued journey with You as we walk together toward a life filled with more peace, trust, strength, and discipline.


Prayer of St. Francis


Lord, make me an instrument of your peace:

where there is hatred, let me sow love;

where there is injury, pardon;

where there is doubt, faith;

where there is despair, hope;

where there is darkness, light;

where there is sadness, joy.


O divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek

to be consoled as to console,

to be understood as to understand,

to be loved as to love.

For it is in giving that we receive,

it is in pardoning that we are pardoned,

and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.

Amen.


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Ya’ll have a beautiful day! Thank you!


All My Love,


Jen




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