A Prayer for Law Enforcement
By Emma Danzey
Isaiah 1:17 says, “Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.”
It is a brave decision to look out for the lives of others and to protect a community. Sacrifice is truly seen in the lives of those who choose to work in law enforcement branches and their families. Today as we pray over these men and women, may we remember that they have been given a huge responsibility that should not be taken lightly, may we pray for wisdom and for those in these authoritative positions to be led by God, and may we pray for their safety as they serve.
You are the perfect Protector. Thank You for modeling what it means to be a selfless leader. Today, we pray over those who choose to serve in selfless ways. Be with police officers, judges, lawyers, and those trying to create safety and peace among our communities. Father, they need Your guidance. Help them to be…