Prayer Stories

Christ is risen

How to Pray in Light of the Resurrection

After the early Christians encountered the risen Christ, they prayed boldly and powerfully. So can we.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Guideposts' 50th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer

Ty'Ann Brown, VP of Ministries, invites you to take part in Guideposts' 50th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer on April 2, 2021.

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How to pray through Holy Week

How to Pray Through Holy Week

Embracing days filled with both dread and joy.

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Cross at sunset with sunlight and orange clouds

Join Us for Guideposts’ 50th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer

Celebrate this amazing milestone with us—submit your prayer requests, join the Facebook Live and so much more.

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Garden of Gethsemane

How Jesus Prayed When He Was Overwhelmed

Awaiting His fate in the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus shows us seven ways to pray when it feels all but impossible.

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Bless yourself with these prayers

Bless Yourself with These 9 Bible Prayers

Love and peace, joy and grace. We wish these for our loved ones—and for ourselves.

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How to pray for others

How to Find the Time to Pray for Others

If your prayer list feels overwhelming, here are simple ways you can pray throughout the day.

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Turn worry into prayer

How to Turn Your Worries into Prayers

If faith can move mountains, it can move some molehills too.

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Praying under pressure

How to Pray When You’re in a Hurry

When you’re rushed and under pressure, here are four ways to keep praying.

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Reading the Psalms

4 Ways to Pray the Psalms

Here are some tools to using them in your daily prayer life.

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Write a prayer

Write a Prayer to Start Every Day

Sometimes you need a prayer tailored to your special challenges and needs.

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An artist's depcition of Jesus in the wilderness; Illustration by Stefano Vitale

For Lent He Gave Up Doubting That Angels Surround Us

Studying Jesus’ wilderness travels can teach us a lot about persevering through Lent in this uncertain season.

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