How to Pray

Prayers from heaven

How Your Loved Ones in Heaven Can Continue to Pray

It’s possible to receive encouragement from ancestors we have never met.

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4 new ways to observe Lent

How to Observe Lent in a Different Way This Year

4 ways to shift the focus of your prayers and spiritual practices

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When you can't pray

How to Pray When You Don’t Feel Like It

Even someone who has written books about prayer occasionally needs motivation. Here are five tips.

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The Bible for Lent

5 Biblical Ways to Celebrate Lent

Drawing inspiration for the season from Jesus’ 40 days in the wilderness

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Repeating a prayer

When It’s Powerful to Repeat a Prayer

The daily renewal of certain prayers can deepen our connection to God.

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Power of forgiveness

3 Ways to Pray for the Power to Forgive

Forgiveness takes work. Here’s how we, with God’s help, can make it happen.

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3 words of prayer from the Bible

3 Biblical Words to Help You Pray

Pick a single word that you can hold on to and pray all day long.

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Rick Hamlin

A Message of Hope from Rick Hamlin: A Place to Pray

Rick reminds us that having a special place to pray daily can bring its own unique rewards.

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Rick Hamlin

A Message of Hope from Rick Hamlin: The Solace of Silence

Rick Hamlin encourages us to take time to block out the noise and center ourselves in silence.

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Dolly Parton on Guideposts

How to Pray Like Dolly Parton

The country music icon is as passionate about her faith as her performing.

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Praying with hope for the new year

Praying with Hope for the New Year

Are goodness and blessings beyond our imagining about to burst over the horizon?

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Pray your Christmas cards

In the New Year, Pray Through Those Christmas Cards

All year long, each one can serve as a prayer trigger for that family or friend.

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Saying goodbye to 2020

How to Say Goodbye to a Very Bad Year

After an upsetting canine altercation on Christmas Eve, realizing that God’s got this.

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Rejoice for the New Year

Make ‘Rejoice’ Your New Year’s Prayer

Even after the year we’ve had, there are still reasons to express joy.

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