Get ready: World Weekend of Prayer: 1-2 June 2024


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The 2024 World Weekend of Prayer for vulnerable children will unite hundreds of thousands of children and adults across the world in prayer. Make plans for 1-2 June.

Bible anchor.

The Viva World Weekend of Prayer is all about children, especially getting children to pray for children.

The theme for 2024 is ‘Light of the World,‘ from verse 5 in John 9 when Jesus says, “While I am in the world, I am the light of the world.”

The Bible anchor is the whole of John 9, in which the healing of the blind man is recorded


The main prayer resource document is now available in English. It offers four themes from the story of John 9 with activities, a memory verse and application questions to open up a time for children to lead others in prayer. Included are testimonies from the 2023 weekend. Download English version. | Arabic | Brazil – Portuguese | Français | German Deutsch | Italiano | Portuguese | Shona | Slovak | Spanish version. | Swahili |

WWP2024 Main resource document v3 ENGLISH

More translations will be added as they become available.

Animations of John 9 story: in English; in Spanish. Powerpoint presentation to adapt for your local circumstances: English version. A new children’s song and a 28-daily preparation will be added over the coming months.

Report from the 2023 World Weekend of Prayer. Download ENGLISH or SPANISH version.

Picture gallery Appendix I – photos

Latin America YouTube report –subtitled

Children in Zambia at the World Weekend of Prayer 2023
Children in Zambia at the World Weekend of Prayer 2023