There is no better way to put God first in your family than to end each day with prayer!
Choose from the prayers below and make talking with God a habit in your household.
Prayers at Bedtime
Now I lay me down to sleep.
I pray the Lord my soul to keep.
If I should die before I wake,
I pray the Lord my soul to take. Amen.
You may wish to add these thoughts:
And, God, please bless (mommy, daddy, brother, sister, grandma, grandpa, aunts, uncles, cousins…)
And, Dear God, thank you for (name one blessing from the day).
And, Dear God, please help me with (name one challenge).
And, Dear God, please help (name someone you know with a challenge).
Luther's Evening Prayer
I thank you, my heavenly Father, through Jesus Christ, your dear Son, that you have graciously kept me this day. Forgive me all my sins, and graciously keep me this night. Into your hands I commend my body and soul and all things. Let your holy angel be with me, that the wicked foe may have no power over me. Amen.