Prayer Song

Activity Objective

To learn and sing a song to remind the children of what prayer is

Lesson Outcome

The children will describe what prayer is.


  • Ask if any of the children know the song "Are You Sleeping?"
  • Review the song and its melody.
  • Tell the children that they are going to learn a song about prayer using the same melody but different words.
  • The words are as follows:

Prayer is Talking,
Prayer is Listening,
to our God,
with our God,
In the morning,
In the evening,
Any time.

Learning Styles

Music Smart

Approximate Time

10 minutes


If there are children in your group with special needs (physical, visual, hearing, language, or behavioral disabilities), adapt the activity accordingly.