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Prayer



The main purpose of
prayer—whether traditional 
Christian prayers, daily Bible
verses, spontaneous pleas for 
help or expressions of praise
and thanksgiving—is to 
connect us to a Higher Power,
to deepen our relationship
to our Lord, and to affirm our
hope and  faith in God’s love. 

Come pray with us.

 

Recent Prayer Stories

Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale shows you how to use prayer to reduce stress, overcome obstacles and stay positive.

by Norman Vincent Peale


I knew people were praying for me, but I still felt down. Then something miraculous happened.

by Julius Little


She was injured, hungry and alone. The phone was dead. The only thing this woman could rely on was hope and a prayer.

by G. Miki Hayden
, New York, New York

Thanks, God, for giving me a great dad.     

by Rick Hamlin

Barbara Meader

A sleepless night turns productive for a job-seeker in need of an answered prayer.

by Barbara Meader
, Weymouth, Massachusetts

When life gets too cluttered, clean it up with the power of prayer!

by Roberta Messner


By God's grace she had wheels

A young woman's prayers are answered by four wheels, a reliable engine and God's grace.

by Tiffany Dos Santos
, Mountain View, California

The power of prayer helps a nervous hair-styling student overcome his fears and gain confidence.

by Joan Le Blanc


Rick Hamlin shares thoughts and prayers upon his father's passing.

by Rick Hamlin

“Love you, Dad. I’m coming.”

by Rick Hamlin

A foxhole moment is just when I want to be with my friends. Why wouldn’t God want to be with me then?

by Rick Hamlin

The street priest's prayer

The priest who started a gang-intervention program in Los Angeles uses his faith to face a shutdown.

by Gregory Boyle
, Los Angeles, California

Sometimes prayers need to be kept private, just between God and me. Others deserve to be shared.

by Rick Hamlin

The church volunteer's prayer

A church volunteer comes to learn that there are many ways to serve.

by Peggy Eastman
, Chevy Chase, Maryland

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