This is a simple way to teach youth about different types of prayer. Write the prompts on the board, and let them fill in the blanks silently or by writing.
For older youth, tell them to start with the prompt and then journal even more for each one. Suggest a few extra sentences for each type.
Complete the Sentence Prayer
Praise and worship:
“Lord, you are __________”
Confession of sin:
“Lord, forgive me for __________”
“Lord, thank you for __________”
“Lord, please help __________” (a person’s name should go here)
“Lord, I need your help with __________”