James 5:16b-18 (GNT)
The prayer of a good person has a powerful effect. Elijah was the same kind of person as we are. He prayed earnestly that there would be no rain, and no rain fell on the land for three and a half years. Once again he prayed, and the sky poured out its rain and the earth produced its crops.
Father in heaven,
You created heaven and earth and all that is therein. There is no place on earth where Your glory cannot extend, even to the bodies, minds, and spirits of people who suffer from autism. We pray earnestly that these dear children of Yours, especially ____, will receive the fullness of Your glory.
We say to the elements within their nervous systems: Praise the Lord. Be glad. Tell the nations of the world that the Lord is king. Praise God for His glory. The Lord reigns. He is King of kings and Lord of lords. He reigns over all subatomic particles. He reigns over all chemical reactions. He reigns over all cells. He reigns over all connective tissues. He reigns over all neurotransmitters. His name is Jehovah-Shalom, the Prince of Peace, the Holy Comforter.
We speak peace to the central nervous systems of autistics, especially _____.
All chaos, be still!
Peace! Peace! Peace! Amen.