God wants to have conversations with everyone—and that certainly includes kids! Praying the Prayers of the Bible for Kids helps you guide children in talking to God in more ways than just a simple bedtime prayer. Illustrated and designed for children ages 5-8, this engaging book presents simple prayers taken directly from kid-friendly translations of Scripture, focusing on praise, thanksgiving, faith, obedience, needs, and blessings.
About the Author
Dr. James Banks has been a pastor and church planter for more than thirty years. Through articles, devotionals, videos, podcasts, and books—including his best-selling Prayers for Prodigals—he encourages people to pray. He and his wife, Cari, live in Durham, North Carolina, and have two adult children. Learn more at JamesBanks.org.
Cindy Kenney is an award-winning writer, editor, and speaker. She has written over 75 books, as well as numerous curriculums, scripts, lyrics, and articles. For over ten years, Cindy served as a writer, editor, and publishing director for Big Idea Productions and Exclaim Entertainment. She is the winner of Gold and Silver Medallions, the top CBC books of the year, and Editor of the Year presented by the Association of Christian Writers.
Sam Carbaugh is the author and illustrator of Comics: Investigate the History and Technology of American Cartooning and has illustrated 23 other books, including Robotics, George Washington, and Praying the Prayers of the Bible for Kids. He has created comics and illustrations for Dartmouth College, the State of New Hampshire, Cornerstone University, and many other clients. Sam works as a designer at Our Daily Bread Ministries and lives in West Michigan with his family.
Table of Contents
Introduction for Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers 5
Chapter 1 I Love You, God! (Prayers of Praise) 7
Chapter 2 Thank You, God! (Prayers to Say Thank You) 19
Chapter 3 I Want to Be Your Friend (Prayers about Friendship and Faithfulness) 29
Chapter 4 I Need Your Help (Prayers about Daily Needs) 43
Chapter 5 God Bless You! (Prayers about Blessings) 57