2018 “TRY PRAYER! IT WORKS!” CONTEST

National Competition Encourages Children to Express Faith through Art, Poetry and Prose


“Try Prayer! It Works!” Contest has returned for 2018 and students are urged to send in their entries now. Deadline for the national competition is May 1.

Sponsored by Family Rosary, the 2018 “Try Prayer! It Works!” Contest encourages children to participate in an inspiring faith experience as they express their beliefs through art, poetry and prose. The competition is open to students in Grades K-12 enrolled in a Catholic school, religious education program, Parish or other organization, including home school.

This year’s theme “Mary, the New Eve

This year’s theme helps families reflect on God’s call for their lives and to discuss the importance of our Blessed Mother Mary. The Try Prayer! It Works! Contest focuses on family faith enrichment in the home. The goal is to bring the Church’s teachings to life around the dinner table with discussion prompts, reflection question, prayer ideas and creativity.

All entries must be postmarked by May 1, 2018.

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