Holiday Prayers

A volunteer posts a request that has been prayed for on Good Friday

Good Friday Day of Prayer 2019

Learn more about Guideposts' Good Friday Day of Prayer, an annual event that inspires and uplifts those who are able to attend in person and those across the country and around the world who join us in praying for others.

Continue Reading
Give up your cell phone for Lent

Why You Should Give Up Your Cellphone for Lent

In those phone-less hours you may find more ways to see God in the everydayness of life.

Continue Reading
New ways to give up something for Lent

4 New Ways to Give Up Something for Lent

We often give up a food or some pleasure. But there are other ways to prayerfully observe this time before Easter.

Continue Reading
Reading the Bible

Pick a Word a Day During Lent

A different way to deepen your faith in the 40 days leading up to Easter.

Continue Reading
Prayers for Fasting During Lent

Prayers for Fasting During Lent

No matter what kind of fast you observe, here are prayers to guide you through the experience.

Continue Reading
What Ash Wednesday Means to Me

What Ash Wednesday Means to Me

A personal reflection on the beginning of 40 days of Lent

Continue Reading
Relationships Day of Prayer

February 14 Is Relationships Day of Prayer

Pray for your marriage, friends, coworkers, a future romance and more.  

Continue Reading
Join Us for Good Friday Day of Prayer

Join Us for Good Friday Day of Prayer

Experience God's love deep in your heart. Send your prayer request, for yourself and for others.

Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Day Of Prayer 2018

Guideposts' celebrates prayer by coming together to show how thankful we truly are for all of the blessings we've received throughout the year.

Continue Reading
Guideposts Executive Editor Rick Hamlin

Rick Hamlin on Good Friday Day of Prayer

Rick Hamlin talks about Good Friday Day of Prayer and how prayer helped a reader

Continue Reading
Lenten Prayer Tips: Sing a Prayer

Lenten Prayer Tips: Sing a Prayer

Rick Hamlin explains how singing can revitalize your prayers. 

Continue Reading
A woman in a field greets the new year at sunrise

Let Hope Shape Your New Year

Work toward what you want in life without letting past regrets and misfortunes block the way.

Continue Reading
New prayers for the New Year

New Prayers for a New Year

What would happen if you asked the Lord to give you a new prayer for 2021?

Continue Reading
Prayers for Christmas

Prayers for Christmas

An inspired gift idea turned her shopping list into a prayer list.

Continue Reading
See More Stories