Holiday Prayers

New ways to pray in 2021

3 New Ways to Pray in 2021

There may be no better way to fulfill the promise of a new year than with a fresh approach to prayer.

Christmas carols as prayers

4 Christmas Carols That Prompt Us to Pray

How to put a prayer—and a song—in your heart this season!

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Advent candles

4 Advent Prayers of Hope and Light

Christmas is coming. A vaccine is coming. The good news is here!

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Advent Prayer Program

Join Our Advent Prayer Program

Feeling frazzled as Christmas approaches? Get our daily email and rediscover the peace and promise of Christmas.

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Holy Week promise of hope

This Holy Week: The Promise of Hope

Practicing faith as we head toward an Easter like no other.

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Finding peace during Lent

4 New Ways to Fast During Lent

What does it mean to step into the wilderness for 40 days, just like Jesus did?

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Happy Birthday prayers

7 Ways to Pray for Someone on Their Birthday

Make someone's day extra special with a card, text or email. 

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Official Rose Parade float at the 128th Tournament Of Roses Jan. 2, 2017.

The Best Word to Start Your New Year

It was the Rose Parade in Pasadena in 1984, and my Dad came up with the perfect theme.

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Prayers for a new year

3 Prayers to Help You Make a Fresh Start in the New Year

There’s no better time to find ways to prayerfully wrap up the past and face the future.

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One-word prayer for Christmas

A One-Word Christmas Prayer for You

Pray it for those you love and those who will be missing from this year’s celebration.

Wise men and Day of Holy Innocents

Why an Overlooked Part of the Christmas Story is Still Important Today

The Day of the Holy Innocents is a time to pray for peace and justice everywhere.

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Best Christmas present

The Best Thing to Ask for This Christmas

If you’re asked what you want for Christmas, why not add this to your list?

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Away in a manger

7 of the Loveliest Lines in Christmas Carols

These holiday hymns can also provide prayer inspiration.

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Church prayers at Christmas

3 Church Prayers to Enrich Your Christmas Spirit

In a season of memories and celebration, pray in the words of these saints.

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Christmas stress

How to Pray Your Way Through Christmas Stress

Stay serene and present in the midst of holiday chaos by focusing on what's truly necessary. 

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Christmas spirit

A Prayer to Stay in the Holiday Spirit

Keep the pressure and stress of the season at bay with these words for Advent.

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