Open Up Prayer

Course material youth leader

This page is intended for youth leaders of Open Up. It contains materials that are needed during the meeting.

Some materials are needed only once, like the Open Up card and the printables for creativity. In that case the chapters are listed with the week behind them.

Other materials are needed regularly, like the Bible story cards. Here also the chapter is written with the week behind it.

There are also materials that are needed weekly, such as the weekly prayer cards.

Decide in advance how many prints you will need.


Prayer cards, weekly. Download button

Open Up cards, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4. Download button

Bible story cards, 7.4, 8.4. Download button

Printables for creativity

  • Prayer Hand sheets, week 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4. Download button
  • Gift box, week 2.1. Download button
  • Reverse Alphabet Code, week 2.3. Download button
  • Shepherds staff, week 2.4. Download button
  • Family tree, week 3.4. Download button
  • Picture frames, week 4.2. Download button
  • Clock, week 5.2. Download button
  • Memory game, week 8.1. Download button
  • Church cards, week 9.2. Download button
  • Dreams, week 10.2. Download button
  • Glimpse in the heart, week 10.3. Download button


There are 6 video animations.

The first video is about the introduction of Open Up and the explanation of the Prayer Hand. In the following videos, a specific aspect of prayer will be explained each time.

At the beginning of each month when a new prayer aspect will be introduced, it is advisable to watch the accompanying video. In the animations two teenagers Sam and Sara, talk about what prayer means to them.