L: “Let the children come to me,” Jesus said.
P: The spirit of the Lord rests on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding.
L: Receive the kingdom of God as a little child.
P: The wolf shall live with the lamb, the leopard shall lie down with the kid.
L: To all who receive him, who believe in his name, he gives power to become children of God.
P: And a little child shall lead them.
L: Lord, open our hearts to the Word you speak through the voices of children today.
Submitted by Stephanie Anthony, pastor at First Presbyterian Church (Hudson, WI)