Prayer: Father God, I praise you for the gift of my son. Amen. As these Bible verses about friendship remind us, relationships truly are a gift. Amen. As well as praying for your children, it’s also great to encourage your kids to pray simple prayers themselves. Prayer: Lord God, we praise you that you are fully in control of all things. Lord, in the morning I start each day,By taking a moment to bow and pray.Beginning with thanks, I then give praiseFor all your kind and loving ways.Today if sunshine turns to rain,If a dark cloud brings some pain,I won't doubt or hide in fearFor you, my God, are always near.I will travel where you lead;I will help my friends in need.Where you send me, I will go;With your help, I'll learn and grow.Hold my family in your hands,As we follow your commands.And I will keep you close in sightUntil I crawl in bed tonight. May she know your joy as her strength (Nehemiah 8:10). I thank you that you were alongside me in everything I faced today. God is so good and will help us when we are happy, sad, sick or even when we're in trouble. "For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb." This topic will be relevant to teaching Religious Education at KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and National 2 or 3 in Scotland. 7 Kids' Prayers Your Children Will Love to Say Aloud Children's Prayer to Say Every Day. Kids' Prayers to Say in the Morning. Take a moment to pray for your child to know the support of great friends around them. I thank you that you love me and care for me. You know exactly when they rise and when they fall. The author's desire is to share the prayer with other Christian parents to enjoy with their children. You could use these questions, or ask pupils to generate their own questions from the clip, and develop their answers on a piece of paper. Please help me in the week ahead. Young Christians and church leaders explain the baptism ceremony. Amen, Father God, I pray you would help me sleep well tonight. In Jesus’ name. Children love to say prayers, especially prayers that contain rhyme and cadence. We'll email approximately once a fortnight and you can unsubscribe at any time. May they be encouraged by friends at school, college or university. When the tower is complete, have children form pairs. Policies | May she become a young woman of great character, seeking after your heart. (If you already sponsor with Compassion, please use the email address you've already given us.). Praise God, that when you sponsor a child living in poverty, you give them security and hope for the future! Let this collection of prayers for kids help your child as they reach out to their Heavenly Father. Ask that they would develop a real love of learning. “Exalt the LORD our God! May they show your love and care to their friendship circle. I ask that you would protect and steady his steps. In Jesus’ name, Amen. (1 Timothy 4:12) Amen. When we have a good friend, we want to talk to him or her! We pray you would bless this child as they grow. Children are a precious gift from God. God, my friend, it is time to sleep.I thank you for a soul unique,And thank you for another day,To run and jump and laugh and play! Teaching your kids to pray is a great way to introduce them to Jesus Christ and reinforce their relationship with God. I hear no voice, I feel no touch, I see no glory bright; But yet … Angel of God, my Guardian dear,To whom God's love commits me here;Ever this day, be at my sideTo light and guardTo rule and guide. I pray they would place their identity in you. Prayer: Father God, I thank you that you made us to be in relationship with others. He will give them a hope and a future (Jeremiah 29:11). Sign up to pray for children with urgent needs and the wider work of Compassion. Proverbs 2:6, Prayer: God I thank you for the gift of knowledge! A prayer for precious children around the world from Philippa Hanna: Dear Lord Jesus. Thank you that we as adults have everything we need to encourage, nurture and provide for those in need. Discover the latest news from each of the countries we work in. You've now subscribed to our prayer updates. He wants us to talk to Him about everything! Lord we bring to you all of the wonderful work being done to release children from poverty, and we pray that you would bless every pair of hands that works for you. Let these words spur you on as you pray for her future. Take time to pray that you would know God’s hand on your life as you care for children. Copyright © 2005-2020 Compassion UK, RELEASING CHILDREN FROM POVERTY IN JESUS' NAME, Father God I thank you for this new day. As they grow more comfortable with prayer, they will discover that God is always close by their side and ready to listen. I thank you that you love me so much that you sent your son Jesus for me. I pray for my child to know great care and support from those around them. Father God, I thank you for everything you have done for me. Provides for me the food I eat. God hears us pray wherever we are. We pray you would help us do all we can to protect and give them the start in life they deserve. Make steady their steps I pray. Round this table, here to prayFirst, we thank you for the dayFor our family and our friendsGifts of grace that heaven lendsLiving water, daily breadCountless blessings our God sendsThank you, Jesus, for them allFor the great ones and the smallWhen we're happy, when we're sadOn the good days and the badWe are grateful, we are glad. Your kids will discover that God is personal and approachable anytime they call on him throughout the day. “So, you see, it is impossible to please God without faith. Amen. The background to the clip is that these children and young people feel they need to explain praying. “Father God, we ask for your blessing today as we pray these prayers over our children. Amen, Father God, please be with me today in everything I will face. That’s why we’ve gathered together 10 prayers for children. Increase and bless their efforts in Jesus name, Amen. God, my friend, it is time for bed.Time to rest my sleepy head.I pray to you before I do.Please guide me down the path that's true. God answers our prayers with signs, the Holy Spirit and His Word, the Bible. Mary Fairchild is a full-time Christian minister, writer, and editor of two Christian anthologies, including "Stories of Cavalry. Our prayers reach God no matter how big or small they are. This clip is from the series My Life, My Religion: Christianity. Prayer: Holy God, I thank you for the precious gift of my daughter. Anyone who wants to come to him must believe that there is a God and that he rewards those who sincerely seek him” (Hebrews 11:6). Teaching your children to say prayers of protection will help them understand that they can turn to God in times of need and discover how deeply he cares for them. It's simple, to talk with God and to get His direction for our lives. The Lord's Prayer, taught by Jesus to his friends, is the most popular Christian prayer. Read about our approach to external linking. Keep them safe and strong in the weeks, months and years ahead. We’re glad that you … Privacy and Cookies Notice | Modern Slavery Statement | FAQs, Registered details and registered address: Compassion UK Christian Child Development, registered charity in England and Wales (1077216) and Scotland (SC045059). We thank you for this precious baby’s safe arrival into our world. We praise you that every day we can trust in your goodness. God, my friend, it is time to go,But before I do I hope you know,I am thankful for my blessing, too,And God, my friend, I love you. It is not universal in the UK for children to have any experience like this. These simple children's prayers will help your kids learn to talk with God directly. A prayer of thanks to Christ know knew what it was like to be a child by Chloe Reynolds: Thank you Jesus that you have lived here as one of us, you know what it's like to be a child, and to feel everything that children feel. I thank you that you will never leave me. I thank you that you love me and are with me today. Here you'll find a variety of kids' prayers you can teach your child to say in the morning, in the evening, to bless the food at mealtimes, and for protection anytime.