Sunday, June 24, 2012

The Good Shepherd

Do you have a prodigal loved one?  I pray you will find comfort in this prayer based on Psalm 23. 

As you, pray this prayer, picture each scene in your mind:

The L-rd is ________'s tender, loving, caring shepherd ; 

The L-RD is providing what _______ needs and is with _______ even though ______ has strayed on to a dangerous path away from the sheepfold.
He will lead ________ to lie down in green pastures: He will lead ______ to still waters and restore ______'s soul.

He will  lead _______ to the paths of righteousness for His Name's sake.

Yes, even though ______is walking through the valley of the shadow of death right now, I will not give in to fear: because  The L-rd is with _______; 

The L-rd's  rod and His staff  (Holy Word and Spirit) are guiding _______ to His path of righteousness.

 The L-rd prepares a table (is bringing good out of what the evil one is trying to do) , and  ______ is learning lessons that will anoint _______'s head with oil and cause _______'s  cup to run over with blessings.

Surely goodness and mercy  follow _______ all the days of  his/her life: and ________ will dwell in the house of the L-rd for ever.

I'm linking up to:
 Faith Filled Friday
 and Spiritual Sundays


  1. I love this. I am pinning it for future use, as it's perfect not only for the person I'm praying for now, but for future trials.

  2. Welcome back, Gail. Many people have prodigals in their families. I know this will be a comforting post for them. Thank you for sharing it with us.