A fun Bible activity to highlight how God hears our
Scripture: 2 Chronicles 30:27
Game Overview: Kids will record their voices, then
listen as they learn God hears our prayers.
Game Type: Low energy
Supplies: Bible, cassette recorder, blank
Preparation: Practice with the voice recorder to
be sure it will pick up and clearly replay a speaking voice.
Gather children in an area where the voice recorder can be
easily used. Say: Each of us is going to record a message. Then
we'll play the recording to see if we can guess who's talking. When
it's your turn, say, "God knows my voice when I talk to him."
Record each child's voice, and then rewind the recording to the
You may want to jot down the order in which children speak. Be
sure to leave a brief space after each voice so you can start and
stop the recording without cutting off anyone's words.
Ask children to find a new place in the circle, and then play
the recording and let kids guess who's talking.
At the end of the game, discuss the following question:
• What do you think it's like for God to hear all of our
Read 2 Chronicles 30:27; then say: God doesn't have
to guess who's talking to him. God knows the voice of each person
who talks to him. God hears us when we pray to him!