pray for the world-candles

This prayer space encourages one to look at the world map and think of family and friends living away and pray for them and their countries.

Equipment: Large world map, battery tea light candle, Optional to decorate: Newspapers, photographs from magazines, inflatable globes.

  • Early Years
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pray for the world-candles



Look at the world map.

Do you have any family members, relatives or friends living abroad? Have you heard any news about these countries?

  • Take a battery tea light candle and as you switch it on, say a thought or prayer for a country or someone you know living in another country.
  • Place the candle onto the map of the country you offered your prayer for.


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