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Prayer Games for Youth Group: Help Your Teens Grow Closer to God

6. Prayer Toss Game

Next, this active game about prayer is based on Matthew 6:5-6.

7. Creative Prayers

Kids engage with prayer in a variety of ways. To encourage creativity, use this praying activity that involves doodling.

8. Taco bout Prayer

Here’s a clever new idea: combine kid-favorite tacos with the concept of conversing with God! Free materials for this prayer activity are available at this link.

9. Prayer Walk & Scavenger Hunt

Combine a prayer walk with a prayer-themed scavenger hunt. After kids find prayer-related items and Bible verses throughout the church, gather to reflect, read, and pray together.

10. More Prayer Games for Youth Groups

Finally, here are additional ideas for engaging teens with prayer. Airplane Prayers are sure to be a hit with kids. And Fire of Forgiveness is a powerful way to show how God answers our prayers for forgiveness.

What other prayer games and activities do your kids love? Add to the conversation in the comments below!