orphans
Practical Steps
Sarah Hanks

Praying for Orphans

Children, even young children, can learn to pray for orphans. As they do so, their hearts will be moved for the less fortunate and the Father’s heart for justice and mercy will be birthed within them. Some adults don’t want to bring up unpleasant subjects with children, not wanting to crush their innocence. However, children are powerful agents in the Kingdom. When they pray for orphans, things change! We used to do a Hannah/Samuel set

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mountain of influence
Practical Steps
Sarah Hanks

Praying for the Seven Mountains of Influence

If you follow Equipping the Children on Facebook, you know we’ve been doing the #summerprayerclub where we pray through the seven mountains of influence with our children. In case you missed it or have fallen behind, here are all of the weeks in one place. We encourage you to print them off and do them with your children. (If you enjoy this post, you may enjoy these other free printable pages to use in praying

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Scripture
Prayer
Sarah Hanks

Pray for Your Children from Scripture- 33 Verses

Plus 11 Apostolic Prayer Verses Scripture not only provides us with Biblical language for our prayer times (aiding with the problem of not knowing what to say), it supplies us with ammunition in our fight against the enemy who seeks to steal, kill, and destroy our families. God’s Word is powerful! His Word in our mouths is just as powerful. And since we know that God fulfills every promise that He makes, filling ourselves up

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photo of girls wearing dress while holding hands 3662817 - Ring Around the Throne
Practical Steps
Sarah Hanks

Ring Around the Throne

An alternative to Ring Around the Rosie from Revelation 4. Children love Ring Around the Rosie but you may not like the meaning behind the song. Many state that the song is about the Great Plague or Black Death. A rosy rash in the shape of a ring was a symptom along with sneezing. Posies were herbs thought to help ward the plague off, but when “we all fall down” the interpretation is that everybody

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printable
Practical Steps
Sarah Hanks

Printable Resources

Here are some printable resources for your family to use and share. Feel free to use the following to color your prayers and add fun to your prayer times. Browse our website for tons of ideas on praying for nations, orphans, families, and more. Enjoyable prayer is the goal and we’re here to help you achieve it. Circle A Prayer This sheet is perfect for younger children. They can circle and draw their prayer. Prayer

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