Practical Ways To Encourage Children To Pray
Be a good example and role model of a praying person.
Read Psalms and sing praise songs together. Pray the words back to the Lord as your highest praise to Him.
Help children to be aware of Gods blessings and answered prayer.
Give your children opportunity to pray for you and your needs. Ask how you can be praying for them as well.
Pray with your children about school, teachers, friends, and other issues that concern them.
Get involved in prayer events together such as Praying Through the Window, National Day of Prayer, etc.
Pray over family decisions together.
Make a Family Prayer Notebook. Include pictures of family members, friends, missionaries, pastors, and others you are praying for together. Make sure to have a section for aACnswered prayers!
Adopt a people group as a family. Learn as much as you can about them and pray for the church to be planted in their midst. Pray for the children and their families to come to Christ.
Pray for your nation and its leaders.