When I posted the question on Facebook I got a variety of answers. The following suggested prayers attempt to integrate my own thoughts with those contributed by friends. I would love for you to add to them, either by e-mailing me or commenting below. Above all, let's pray together regardless of political persuasion.
We and those we elect face many complicated issues in these days:
Heavenly Father, we come to you in humility confessing our past sins as a nation, asking your forgiveness and grace for the future. We cannot succeed in this great democratic experiment apart from you.
LeAnne Hardy has lived in six countries on four continents. Her books come out of her cross-cultural experiences and her passion to use story to convey spiritual truths in a form that will permeate lives.
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