Read in 1 min Bible Activities and Sermons Print / Download Article Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Full Church Activity: Prayer Valentines Published: July 13, 2012 Encourage your church members to pray for the children in your ministry this spring with a very quick and super easy prayer Valentine’s Day activity. Full Church Activity: Prayer Valentines Around the first of February, write each child’s first name and age on a red cut-out heart. On the back, write Ephesians 4:14-19. To save space, just write the Scripture reference only, not the entire verse. Next, punch a hole in the top of each heart and pull white yarn through the hole. Tie the yarn and hang these hearts from the ceiling in your church foyer. Then post a sign in the foyer and place an announcement in your church bulletin (for several weeks), explaining that church members can take one or more hearts and pray the Scripture for children until Easter. You can even have your pastor announce the prayer valentines for a few weeks. If any hearts aren’t taken by Valentine’s Day, give them to your staff to pray for those children. Looking for even more great Valentine’s Day ideas? Check out all our Valentine’s Day posts. And for even more ideas for your children’s ministry and daily posts of inspiration for you, follow us on Facebook! © Group Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved. No unauthorized use or duplication permitted. Get our FREE enewsletter! Join thousands of other children’s ministry leaders, getting fresh, helpful ideas delivered weekly to your inbox. Sign Up Please enter valid email address Sign Up Recieve offers and promos from Group? Got it! Would you also like offers and promos from Group? Yes! No Thanks, you're all set!