13 Short Prayers for Children’s

Short Prayers

Praying for kids is simply a easy and natural conversation with God, one that shows respect for his unending love and power. They will build a bond through the prayers with the Almighty from their childhood and kept hold on to it for the rest of their life.

Short prayers for children’s are become easy to remember and enjoy as well when they contain some fun rhymes and good meanings in them. At start it’s not easy always to get toddlers and small kids to sit still for prayers in a focused way with an invisible God.

Here we are presenting some simple and short prayers for children’s that can be easy to say by them alone each day. In this collection there is variety of easy prayers a child to say in the morning, in the bedtime, to bless the food at mealtimes, and for protection anytime.

13 short prayers for children’s are following :

1. Dear God

Praying boy

It’s a prayer to thanks the GOD for the people around us who can see the best in us when we can’t see it for ourselves. Thank you for giving them the right words to speak light into our life on our darkest days. They just make us think of you.

Dear God,
There are some people who make me think of you,
They are so good,
And full of cheer,
They make me think that you are near.

2. God made the sun

Praying hands

God has created some of the most amazing things in the world which include the sun, trees, mountains, and even the men. So, this one of the short prayers for children’s to thanks the GOD for making everything so perfect and beautiful around us.

“God made the sun, And God made the trees,
God made the mountains, And God made me.
Thank you O God, For the sun and the trees,
For making the mountains, And for making me.”


3. God is great

Praying girl

Praying before we eat our food is a beautiful thing. It is truly appropriate to give thanks and praise to God from whom all blessings flow. And to have food to eat is a merciful blessing from the almighty.

“God is great and God is Good,
And we thank God for our food;
By God’s hand we must be fed,
Give us Lord, our daily bread.”


4. Angel of God

Angel Girl

The angels are one way God shows his love and care to each person throughout the life, to light, and guide. This short prayers for children’s is to give thanks and praise the Angel to God from whom all lights, guide, and rules of the GOD are flown to us.

“Angel of God, my Guardian dear,
To whom God’s love commits me here;
Ever this day, be at my side
To light and guard, To rule and guide.”


5. Thanks be to GOD

Helping hands

This prayer is for thanks to God for all the goodness He gives to us daily. We thank him to help us and leading us, learn us, guide us through foreknowledge, to what we will become in our lives.

“Thanks be to god
Who help us every day
To reach our goal
To learn and listen
To love one another
And to care for each other”


6. Happy Hearts

Angel Girl

This prayer reminds us that God is the Giver of all good gifts. We were never intended to be fully self-sufficient in this life. A grateful happy heart reminds us that ultimately God is our Provider

“We thank you Lord, for happy hearts,
For rain and sunny weather.
We thank you, Lord, for this our food,
And that we are together.”


7. When I See the Moon

Prayer lights

 “When I see the moon in the night sky,
I speak my evening prayer;
Praise be to the being of life,
For his kindness and his goodness.”


8. Forgive, O Lord

Praying boy

“Forgive, O Lord, for Thy dear Son.
The ill that I this day have done,
That with the world, myself, and Thee,
I, ere I sleep, at peace may be.”


9. Thank You God, for Loving Me!


“The sun is setting, dear Father, and it’s time to go to bed.
Thank you God for loving me, from my toes to my head.
Tomorrow will be another fun and silly and busy day.
Please keep me safe as I run and jump and giggle and sing and play.”

10. Thank You, God!

Praying hands

“Thank you, God, for the sun that helps to grow the big, tall trees.
Thank you, God, for the little, fuzzy, buzzy bumble bees.
Thank you, God, for the rain that grows a peach that’s oh so sweet,
And thank you, God, for all the yummy food we get to eat!”


11. Dear Heavenly Father


Dear Heavenly Father from above,
Look down on (Names of Children) with love,
Please keep them in your care,
And tonight hear their prayer.


12. Day is done

Praying girl

Day is done
Gone the sun
From the lake,
From the hills,
From the sky.
All is well, safely rest.
God is nigh.


13. A Child's Prayer to Mary

mother mary

Holy Mary, mother fair, 
Filled with love for God, 
Pray for us in all our needs. 
Pray for us today.



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