Talk to God and Give Him Thanks Dear God, thank you for this new day— for a new start, with birds singing. Every day is special, dear God. Help me to be good and kind all day long. Thank you. Amen. *** Little ones will delight in this charming book of simple prayers they can say throughout the day. From rise and shine to bedtime, children will encounter little blessings they can thank God for, even when they’re sick or it’s stormy outside. Day by day, encourage your children to pray!