Adopt a Cop | The Power of Prayer

Jan 29, 2021

Transforming Communities Through Faith and Support

Welcome to Forward Church's Adopt a Cop initiative! We believe in the transformative power of prayer and are dedicated to bringing positive change to our communities by supporting law enforcement officers. In this page, we will explore the importance of prayer for our police force and how you can get involved in making a difference.

The Impact of Prayer in Law Enforcement

Law enforcement officers play a crucial role in maintaining peace and safety within our communities. They face immense challenges and put their lives on the line every day, often carrying the weight of the world on their shoulders. At Forward Church, we recognize that prayer can be a source of encouragement, strength, and protection for our police officers.

"When I pray," says Officer John, a member of the local police force, "I feel a sense of peace and reassurance. It reminds me that I'm not alone in this challenging profession and that someone is looking out for me."

The Adopt a Cop initiative aims to bridge the gap between law enforcement and the community through prayer. With your partnership, we can make a positive impact on the lives of our officers and contribute to building safer and stronger neighborhoods.

How Does Adopt a Cop Work?

Forward Church's Adopt a Cop program brings together individuals, families, and communities to extend their support to police officers within their neighborhood. By adopting a police officer, you commit to regularly praying for their safety, well-being, and success in their duties. Adopting a cop is a simple yet powerful way to show appreciation and build relationships between law enforcement and community members.

As part of the Adopt a Cop program, we organize various events, prayer gatherings, and initiatives to bring together adoptive families and law enforcement officers. These events provide an opportunity to foster relationships, offer words of encouragement, and share experiences. Through these interactions, we aim to create a more compassionate and united community.

Get Involved Today!

You can play an essential role in making a difference through the Adopt a Cop initiative. Here are some ways you can get involved:

1. Adopt a Police Officer

Prayer is at the heart of this initiative, so consider adopting a police officer by committing to pray for them regularly. As you pray for their well-being, safety, and wisdom, you directly impact their lives and the community they serve.

2. Attend Prayer Gatherings

Join our community in prayer by attending our regular prayer gatherings. These events provide an opportunity to meet other adoptive families, learn more about law enforcement experiences, and stand united in supporting our dedicated police officers.

3. Spread the Word

Help us spread the word about the Adopt a Cop initiative. Share the impact of prayer in law enforcement on your social media platforms, communities, and local organizations. By raising awareness, you can inspire others to join this meaningful cause.

4. Volunteer for Community Events

Contribute your time and skills by volunteering in community events organized by Forward Church. From neighborhood cleanup initiatives to fundraisers, these events offer an excellent platform to strengthen relationships between law enforcement and the community.


At Forward Church, we firmly believe in the power of prayer to bring about positive change in our communities. With the Adopt a Cop initiative, we aim to foster stronger relationships between law enforcement and community members through prayer and support. By adopting a police officer, attending prayer gatherings, spreading the word, and volunteering for community events, you can play a crucial role in making our neighborhoods safer and more united.

Join Forward Church's Adopt a Cop initiative today and experience the transformative power of prayer in supporting our dedicated law enforcement officers.

Jonathan Shriftman
Great initiative! Supporting our heroes through prayer makes a difference.
Nov 8, 2023
Ian McIps
Supporting our heroes.
Oct 13, 2023