How to Pray

Pray the I Am Statements of Jesus

For a Fresh Way to Pray, Try the 'I Am' Sayings of Jesus

If you feel stuck in a prayer rut, these seven statements from the Bible can help.

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Praying in the dentist chair

A Perfect Place to Pray: The Dentist’s Chair

While you’re held captive, mouth opened wide, why not get to work on your prayer list?

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Prayers from a dark place

4 Ways I Pray When in a Dark Place

Like the prophet Jonah, swallowed by a fish, there are ways to reach out to God.

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Fighting depression with gratitude

How Prayers of Gratitude Can Help You Fight Depression

The power of shifting your attention from what’s wrong to what’s right

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Moments to pray

7 Moments When Jesus Turned to Prayer

Can we learn about prayer from noticing when Jesus prayed?

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Ways prayer helps

7 Benefits of Prayer—No Matter the Outcome

Maybe the answers to our prayers are sometimes elusive—or are they?

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Listening to God

When God Speaks, How Well Do You Listen?

The importance of pausing when you feel a nudge from God.

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Rick Hamlin

30 Ways to Move Forward in Faith

Here is a daily journey of prayer with self-nurture and delight.

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On earth as it is in heaven

What It Means to Pray, ‘Your Will Be Done on Earth as It Is in Heaven’

Exploring the commitment and intention attached to the words that Jesus taught His disciples.

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Pray like yourself

Why You Should Pray Like Yourself, No One Else

It’s tempting to try praying like Bible heroes and religious leaders, but the best way to pray starts within.

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Is your work working?

How to Pray When Your Work Isn’t Working

These prayers may help change aspects of your job, and they may change you.

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Praying doctor

Pray the Alphabet—Wherever You Are

During a recent hospital stay, prayers were inspired by the letters A to Z.

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Bowing in prayer

How Can We Use Our Bodies When We Pray?

Along with your mind, heart and soul, your body has a role to play.

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Arms raised in prayer

Must I Kneel When I Pray?

Maybe there are other ways for your body to mirror your prayer.

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