Today's is a prayer I found for teachers on some random website. I wish I could give credit to the author, but I don't know who it is. Only that it's not me. Enjoy!
Let me be just what they need.
If they need someone to trust, let me be trustworthy.
If they need sympathy, let me sympathize.
If they need love, and they do need love, let me love, in full measure.
Let me not ager easily, lord but let me be just.
Permit my justice to be tempered in your mercy.
When I stand before them, Lord, let me look strong and good and honest and loving.
And let me be as strong and good and honest and loving as I look to them.
Help me to counsel the anxious, crack the covering of the shy,
temper the rambunctious with a gentle attitude.
Permit me to teach only the truth.
Help me to inspire them so that learning will not cease at the classroom door.
Let the lessons they learn make thier lives fruitful and happy.
And, Lord, let me bring them to you.
Teach them through me to love you.
Finally, permit me to learn the lessons they teach.
Do your best to live your life, love others, forgive, be thankful, be in awe.
Moments are precious, many things can wait... The Sunset Won't.