Faith and Prayer

Faith is a source of comfort and hope in everyday life and when you grapple with profound questions. Your faith life is enriched through prayer as well as when you read daily devotions. Bible verses can deepen your faith and offer strength and joy for each day. Prayer stories remind us of the power of prayer.

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.

Family photo as prayer

How a Family Photo Inspires Prayer

Documenting a wonderfully vital, creative, happy family–and feeling gratitude to God.

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Zach and Jodi Short, with their daughter, Brynlee

After a Farm Accident: Did this Town's Prayers Lead to a Miracle?

A freak accident left a Kansas farmer near death. His neighbors prayed every day for weeks. Even the doctors were surprised by the results.

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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?

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Focus on Memorial Day

Focus on Memorial Day

Reflect on the meaning of this day and give thanks, not only for the men and women who've given their lives for this country but also for Jesus, Who gave His life for us all.

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The many ways we pray

The Many Ways We Can Pray

There is no wrong way to pray. It’s your personal conversation with God.

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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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Woman with a telescope putting up a heart symbol

An Unexpected Moment of God's Love

A dark night provides the backdrop for God's love.

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Danita shares a tender moment with son Caleb

A Mother's Prayer for Her Child's Health

Her youngest son was born with impaired hearing and then diagnosed with a form of epilepsy. How could she help him bear such a heavy burden?

Woman looking at her reflection in a bathroom mirror

A Quest for Beauty

When you look in the mirror what do you see?

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Woman and her dog relaxing on the grass

Faith Is a Lifelong Journey

A rescue dog helped her relax and leave her worries in God's hands.

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How not avoiding suffering can lead to spiritual growth.

What Makes for Spiritual Growth?

When you stick through the darkest hours in life, you will eventually see the dawn.

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God's message during a concert

God’s Message During a Concert

An audience distraction fails to get in the way of prayer and understanding.

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