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Child’s Prayer Journal

DIY child's prayer journal that is easy to put together.  Printable pages for the journal include Prayers for Others, Prayers for Myself, Today's Bible Verse and Things I'm Thankful For. This Prayer Journal for kids is a  great classroom and VBS activity - easy for large groups.  From Activities For
Easy to put together, this Child’s Prayer Journal measures 4″ x 4 1/4″. One sheet of standard paper can be cut to make 6 pages for the prayer journal. Also available are printable pages for the journal: Prayers for Others, Prayers for Myself, Today’s Bible Verse and Thing’s I’m Thankful For. Also see 10 Tips for encouraging Kids to keep a Journal.
Printable Prayer Journal pages for from
  • Print out the Prayer Journal cover and Cross on the white printer paper.
  • Print out the Prayer Journal pages on the white printer paper. Print as many pages as needed.
  • Have the children cut the journal template for the front and back covers and Cross.
  • Trace the rectangle on to craft foam for the front and back covers and cut out.
  • Trace the Cross on to a different color of craft foam and cut out.
  • Cut apart the Prayer Journal pages and punch a hole where indicated.
  • Cut out additional pages for the journal.
  • Punch holes in the same location on the Cross, additional pages and front and back journal cover.
  • Assemble with the back cover, inside pages, front cover and Cross.
  • Decorate the front cover with the sequins.

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Prayer Journal for kids - easy group activity for Vacation Bible School.  Inexpensive craft with free printable pages from

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