Praying with games

Hungry Hippo Prayers, Story Links and Talking Points – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

This Summer we are experimenting with a ‘board games cafe’ once a week at the local community centre. It’s probably wrongly named because none of the games need a board, but they are all popular and readily available children’s games! It got me thinking about how we could use the games as a church activity as well, so this is the first instalment of some prayers and activity ideas based on games… You will need: A Hungry Hippos game (or…

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Guess Who Prayers, Story Links and Talking Points – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Guess Who is a popular and easy game that even younger children can play. Here are some ideas about how you might connect the game with God… Story link:  You formed the way I think and feel.    You put me together in my mother’s womb.14 I praise you because you made me in such a wonderful way.  I know how amazing that was! Psalm 139: 13-14 Talking Points: What is special about you? How are we similar and different to the people around…

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Pop Up Pirate Prayers, Story Links and Talking Points – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Flame: Creative Children’s Ministry: Praying with Games: Pop Up Pirate Prayers, Story Links and Talking Points Pages Praying with Games: Pop Up Pirate Prayers, Story Links and Talking Points Game: Pop Up Pirate Story Link: Be ready! (Luke 12: 35-40) Talk About:What things in your life do you have to wait for?How do you feel when you are waiting?What do you do to get yourself ready for the event you are waiting for?What things in life do you do where…

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