Prayer For A Child Having Surgery

Karen on March 30th, 2010

FREE BOOKMARKS from Nathan’s Prayer. My brother, Tom Parker, designed a bookmark using Nathan’s Prayer, the little prayer I came up with for Nathan’s heart surgery.  The sentiment behind the prayer seems appropriate not only for heart surgery, but also to anyone seeking a heart and soul that is pleasing to God. Would you like [...]

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Karen on July 25th, 2009

Nathan’s successful heart surgery to address Scimitar Syndrome was performed three years ago today.  I wrote this simple child’s prayer for him in the days before his surgery.  I can still hear his little voice, mispronunciations and all, reciting this prayer: Nathan’s Prayer I love you, Lord. Create in me A heart that beats A [...]

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