This blog is devoted to praying for MPPs in Ontario.
Monday, February 13, 2017
MPP: Lisa Gretzky - Windsor West
Father in Heaven, we pray today for Lisa Gretzky, Member of Provincial
Parliament For Windsor. Lord,
Lisa has decided to serve the people in the Province of Ontario. I know you
decided to use our hands, our mouths and our prayers. Today I pray for our
member, Lord we pray for this leader we lift her up in prayer. We ask
Lord that you would give her wisdom, help her to see the needs in Ontario
through your eyes, things that matter to You. Lisa has a passion for
education, cares about healthcare, serves tirelessly for issues of her
constituents. Father, help her give her boldness to do the right thing.
We pray Lord for her marriage keep it strong, we ask for protectiascot her
children, and keep them in your loving care. Father we pray
that she would hear your voice in the middle of all her busyness, responsibilities
and duties. Bless her today we pray in Jesus Name. Amen.
Lisa was elected MPP for Windsor West in 2014 and currently serves as the NDP Education Critic.A dedicated community advocate, Lisa Gretzky is an entrepreneur and a longtime defender and champion of public education. Lisa’s passion for education led her to become a member of her children’s school advisory council and the co-chair of a playground committee that focused on planning to promote physical health and fundraising for new equipment.
She was elected twice as a School Trustee for the Greater Essex County Board, served over 36,000 students and helped to manage a budget of $290 million. Before her election, Lisa worked as an entrepreneur; she ran a special event and wedding planning business.
Lisa gives back to her community. She contributes to the Windsor Youth Centre and Windsor Women’s Shelter, and volunteers with Do Good Divas, an organization that raises money for healthcare initiatives, as well as Icing Smiles Canada, a group that makes cakes for chronically and terminally ill children.
A hard-working community leader, Lisa Gretzky fights to ensure that every child has an opportunity to learn. She believes parents have a meaningful role to play in shaping their children’s education.
She and her husband, Tyler, live in Windsor with their two children.