Prayer idea: ‘Tea light Prayers’

Use candles as a creative prayer idea

With the use of candles as symbols you can really bring new meaning to group prayer, making it interactive and special for both children and (young) adults. This idea can also be used as an object lesson for Christmas and Easter services. See the explanation below.


Light of the world, Easter, Christmas.


This idea can be used for:

- creative prayer or children's moments during a service.
- prayer rooms.
- an interactive ending to Christmas or Good Friday services.

Biible reference: 

“When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” (John 8:12 – NIV)

What do you do: 

Tags: Object lessons, Prayer ideas, Christmas , Easter , Light / Darkness

Scripture reference: John 8:12
You can use this idea in a: Sunday School lesson, Sunday school class, Sunday school curriculum, children's ministry, children's moment in church, Messy church, school assembly, RE lesson, youth work, youth group, preaching illustration, creative preaching, kids ministry, creative preaching, kids church