Common prayers for teens to learn include "The Lord's Prayer" and prayers to bring the teenager good friends. Another common prayer for a teenager to learn is to ask God for guidance in making important decisions.
A prayer for the young person to find and keep friends is also common. The teenager prays to God to bring her friends with whom she can make fond memories. She also prays that God help her to be a friend to others. In her prayer, the teenager might reference Proverbs 18:24 that says that a true friend sticks closer than a brother.
When praying for guidance, a common prayer for teenagers is to ask God for help in showing what His will is for a given situation. The prayer begins by calling God a great counselor. The teenager says that she depends on God and she thanks God for providing guidance in her life.