Faith and Prayer

Faith is a source of comfort and hope in everyday life and when you grapple with profound questions. Your faith life is enriched through prayer as well as when you read daily devotions. Bible verses can deepen your faith and offer strength and joy for each day. Prayer stories remind us of the power of prayer.

Prayer in the workplace

Prayer Fellowship at Work

Finding a way to talk with God as you go about your workday.

4 hard prayers to pray

4 Prayers That Are Seldom Easy But Always Worth It

These four “hard prayers” are not only biblical; they will also deepen and broaden your praying while enriching your life. 

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A mature woman clasps her hands in prayer

Spiritual Stretching: The Benefits of Prayer

In his new book, Pray for Me: Finding Faith in a Crisis, Rick Hamlin reminds us that prayer always rewards those who practice it.

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5 best questions to ask God when praying

5 Best Questions to Ask God in Prayer

Not every question is a good question. But these are.

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Calm Your Worries

A Devotion to Calm Your Worries

 Preview Daily Guideposts 2018 and experience the grace of God's watchful eye.  

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Give Your Worries to God

Give Your Worries to Jesus

Replace your doubts and negative thoughts with the calming peace of Jesus.

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Soup kitchen prayer.

My Soup Kitchen Prayer

Celebrating a God who made Himself a servant first

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6 ways to pray on the 4th of July

6 Ways to Pray on the 4th of July

In addition to fireworks and parades, celebrate Independence Day with prayer.

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A proverb for every day

A Proverb for Every Day

The Book of Proverbs has 31 chapters, one for each day of the month.

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What to do when you're annoyed.

When Others Get on Your Nerves

An annoying distraction in church leads to some insight–and wisdom.

3 misconceptions about prayer.

3 Misconceptions About Prayer

Wondering if your prayer habits are on the right track? Here’s some gentle guidance.

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Backyard prayers

Revive Childhood Memories with Backyard Prayers

How one man is returning to the simplicity and honesty of childhood and creating an outdoor place of prayer.

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Proud American Karen Jason

Proud to Be an American: A New Citizen Celebrates Her Adopted Country

An immigrant from India wondered if she and her family were doing the right thing by committing to American citizenship. Would her prayer for assurance be answered?

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Prayer for a Pure Heart

Prayer for a Pure Heart

Ask Jesus to reshape your thinking and your desires so that you want what He wants in your life.

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