Pray Effectively

How can we pray effectively? While there is no one formula for effective prayers, we can strive to deepen our prayer life. Practical tips, Bible-based advice and stories from other Christians can help us learn to pray with honesty and faith, as we strive to pray effectively.

Pray for each church you pass

Pray for Every Church You Pass

How many churches do you see on your daily commute? Around your neighborhood? On the way to the grocery store or mall?

Prayer in the workplace

Prayer Fellowship at Work

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

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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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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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6 summer prayers

6 Summer Prayers

Inspiration to refresh your daily prayer habit.

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Seeking more silence and prayer

6 Ways to Find More Quiet Time

How the sounds of silence can clear a little space in your life–and your soul–to keep company with God

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Waiting for God's answer while we pray.

6 Ways to Wait for God's Answer to Your Prayers

In an impatient world, the person who prays must learn to wait on God. Here’s how to do that.

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The AlSol Tiara Resort, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Finding Peace Underwater

Have you ever been away on a trip only to be consumed by the worries you thought you'd left behind? 

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How to pair prayer with other activities.

How to Add More Prayer to Your Daily Routine

A "pairing" technique that can help anyone who wants to improve their daily habit of prayer.

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Using ribbons as prayer reminders

Ribbons as Reminders to Pray for Others

Backyard bushes that are filled with ribbons. And every ribbon is a prayer.

New ways to encourage more prayer in your life

‘Gamify’ Your Prayers

Can a technique that improves businesses and schools help your prayer life?

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Breathe a prayer

Breathe a Prayer

Why prayer doesn’t have to be hard. It can be as simple as breathing.

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Turning earworms into prayers

4 Steps to Turn Earworms into Prayers

If there's a distracting song rummaging around in your brain, how to convert it into something sacred.

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Listening to God's voice.

7 Ways to Hear God's Voice

Prayer can be a dialogue with God–if we’re listening. Here are some tips.

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