TEACHING CHILDREN TO PRAY, by: Susan L. Lingo
This is a great book for teaching children to pray. It contains lots of information, including how children learn to pray at each age. It also contains patterns, activities, pictures, and charts. Published by Standard Publishing, 1-800-543-1353.
PRAYER COLORING BOOKS. Large illustrations, prayer themes, and fun questions help children learn God hears all their prayers. Order from GPH.
The Lord's Prayer Coloring Book, #18KV7511, $1.49
My Prayer Coloring Book, #18-7515, $1.49
OPERATION WORLD, by: Patrick Johnstone. This day-to-day prayer guide focuses on a different country each week. Ideal for teachers because it includes maps, diagrams, specific prayer needs, and basic facts about each country.
MOVING MOUNTAINS. True missionary accounts of answers to prayer and the miracles God is doing around the world. Order from GPH, #717-260, $2.00.
INFLATABLE PRAYER GLOBES: Beautiful 16" inflatable globe with deep blue oceans and green/yellow land masses. Use globe to help children to pray. Toss the globe to a child, have them point at an area of the world, and pray for the country. Order from GPH, #715-040, $4.50 or an economy globe, #715-070, $2.00 each, 12 or more are $1.50 each.
HOORAY! LET'S PRAY! This book is packed with activities that make prayer part of daily life. These best-ever ideas from front-line children's workers are especially selected to encourage children from preschool through 5th grade to pray in age-appropriate ways. Item number ISBN 0-7644-2028-3
MY PRAYER JOURNAL This book will guide your students through various topics on a “prayer thoughts” page, which is followed by pages with Scripture, prayer, and blanks to guide their prayers. Order from GPH, #03-6928, $9.99.
TEACHING PRAYER IN THE CLASSROOM, by Delia Halverson. Find ways to model prayer and guide children in developing their own conversations with God. Here are step-by-step activities that engage kids in different prayer experiences. This book presents age-level understandings. It also has tips for integrating different prayer into existing Sunday School lessons. Includes reproducible send home papers. Order from GPH, #03-7720, $13.00.
TEACHING YOUR CHILD HOW TO PRAY, by Rick Osborne
WHEN CHILDREN PRAY: TEACHING YOUR KIDS TO PRAY WITH POWER, by Cheri Fuller
Suggestion: go to the GPH website at www.gospelpublishing.com and put in a search under “prayer.” Lots of resources will come up for you to view.
For books not available from GPH, go to Amazon.com and put in a search for books on teaching children to pray. You’ll get a list of books (new and used).
To place an order with Gospel Publishing House, call 1-800-641-4310 or fax at 1-800-328-0294.
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