Prayer Stories

A group of graduates throwing their caps in the air.

A Prayer for the High School Graduate

Ask God for guidance during this major life transition.

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Miracle of Pentecost

The Miracle of Pentecost Delivers a Powerful Reminder

How we all come to understand each other through God’s language of love.

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A 5-word prayer that works

A 5-Word Prayer That Always Works

When your life is out of control, these words can express all your helplessness and your hope.

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Man surrendering in prayer

Two Simple Words to Draw Closer to God

Write these words down and look at them daily as a preface to prayer.

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Author Jonathan Merritt

The Prayer Practice That Helped Him Reconnect with God

Struggling with chronic pain, religion writer Jonathan Merritt regained his faith through prayer

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A hummingbird in flight approaches a flower

The Hummingbird That Led Her to Pray

Michele's teenage daughter was a natural doubter—until a tiny bird found its way into the family's garage. 

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How to pray your grief to God

How to Pray During Life’s Darkest Moments

Prayers of grief, loss or betrayal—laments—are thoroughly biblical ways to talk to God.

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Bestselling author Debbie Macomber

6 Journaling Tips from Debbie Macomber

The beloved bestselling author explains how to start a prayer journal and why it will deepen your faith.

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Devon with his daughter, Leah, near his Houston home

What Devon Still Learned from His Daughter’s Cancer Battle

The former NFL star never expected to get this faith lesson from his sick daughter

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The Royal Navy during the Second World War- Operation Overlord (the Normandy Landings)- D-day 6 June 1944 Glider borne troops passing over units of the Royal Navy on their way to the invasion beaches of Normandy. In the background are the battleships HMS

The Day a Train Station Knelt in Prayer

On the morning of D-Day, commuters transformed Washington, D.C.'s Union Station into a special place for peace and prayer.

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A woman looks out of her kitchen window with a cup in her hand.

An Answered Prayer for the Perfect Home

Finding the perfect home was becoming difficult until she turned over her wish list to God.

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Memorial Day flags

Honoring Memorial Day at a Beloved Cemetery

Cemeteries are as full of life as they are of death. Here’s why.

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