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.

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.

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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Plant prayers while you plant seeds.

3 Ways to Plant Spring Prayers

Turn the seeds you plant—whether in a planter, garden or field—into prayers.

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Where do you pray?

Find Your Place to Pray

How to find your “private room,” even in the middle of a crowded subway.

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Pray your presence to God.

Pray Your Presence to God

It starts with a simple prayer from Abraham, who said “Here I am” to God.

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7 ways to pray without ceasing

7 Ways to Pray Without Ceasing

You don’t always have to be on your knees, head bowed, eyes closed.

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After a sneeze, praying beyond "bless you."

After ‘Achoo,’ a New Way to Pray

Once you say “bless you,” to someone who has sneezed, you can pray a step further.

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New ways to encourage more prayer in your life

‘Gamify’ Your Prayers

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

prayers for anger

How to Pray When You're Angry

Take your anger to God with these 5 prayers for anger.

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The Essential Ingredients of Prayer

The Essential Ingredients of Prayer

These powerful prayer tips are found in the Bible.

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5 ways to pray like a monk

5 Ways That Monks Helped My Prayers

If you want to boost your prayer life, try learning from people who pray all day.

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How to start your day spiritually strong

How to Start Each Day Spiritually Strong

These Bible verses offer a vivid way to pray and start your day on a winning note.

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