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How To Pray Effectively

 

 

 


More than a refuge in troubled times
or a 
peaceful pause in a hectic day,
prayer i
s a lifelong journey of
living intimately with 
God’s presence
and grace. These uplifting articles 
offer
practical and easy-to-follow tips to 

strengthen your spiritual life and answers
to  
your questions about how to pray.

Recent How To Pray Effectively Stories

 Some simple suggestions to reset your spiritual operating system.

by Bob Hostetler

Worthless and worn. But the right place to sit and pray to God.

by Rick Hamlin

A website that offers a quick moment of reflection at your desk or even your laptop.

by Bob Hostetler

They prayed like few people do these days–persistently, generously and often outrageously.

 
by Bob Hostetler

Dr. Norman Vincent Peale

Try this prayer exercise excerpted from The Power of Positive Thinking.

by Norman Vincent Peale


The first rule? Don't be timid.

by Bob Hostetler

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google+ all offer opportunities for prayer.

by Bob Hostetler

Catherine Marshall

One of the most powerful spiritual voices of the 20th century, Catherine Marshall did some of her most memorable writing for Guideposts.

by Catherine Marshall
, from the October 1960 issue of Guideposts

Who picked the strawberries you ate for breakfast? Why not pray for them?

by Bob Hostetler

Savor those words; relish, consume, drink them in, be nourished by them.

by Bob Hostetler

It can be a picture, a song, a landmark or smell that prompts you to pray.

 
by Bob Hostetler

A fitting benediction to your Christmas celebration or to your everyday life. 

by Bob Hostetler

A beautiful and compelling prayer to pray for yourself or those you love

by Bob Hostetler

Can you read them without humming along?

by Rick Hamlin

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