Tag Archives: TOAST!
I promised 14 prayer ideas with children and only got as far as 11 before the unplanned break – so here is number 12. Prayer Boxes. The first stage of this prayer activity we created at Toast! in December. Each family … Continue reading
I often use this Bitter / Sweet prayer station with both adults and children. Here is how the prayer happens as a prayer station. Place either a bowl of marshmallows or a bowl of honey and some crackers/bread sticks on … Continue reading
As Christmas and New Year approach I’m starting to think through prayers and activities to carry us through the season. This prayer idea is one I first used when the boys were 2 and (nearly) 4 at the start of … Continue reading
A fun prayer activity today – great with younger children. Parachute Prayers. First gather together around the parachute with everyone hold of it. Practise billowing it up and down and then begin the prayers. As the parachute goes up and down shout something like … Continue reading
I visited a prayer installation for children at the cathedral and came across a prayer station using bubbles. If you came along to my workshop at Toolkit we talked a lot about using bubbles to pray. So here is another idea. Bubbles Have a selection … Continue reading
Dice prayers Similar to the sweet prayer on Day 1 (but less sugar!!) this prayer allows children to experience different ways of praying. If you are using this as a station you will need a couple of dice and the … Continue reading