Bob Hostetler

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Fighting depression with gratitude
Power of Prayer

How Prayers of Gratitude Can Help You Fight Depression

The power of shifting your attention from what’s wrong to what’s right

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Prayers by candlelight
Holiday Prayers

How Candles Can Light Up Your Prayers

The warmth, the flickering, even the fragrance can prompt prayers throughout your day.

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Pray like a Secret Santa
Holiday Prayers

How to Pray Like a Secret Santa

Powerful ways to pray in the moment for just about anyone—including those you don’t know.

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Prayers in a jar
Holiday Prayers

A Good Place to Keep Your Prayers? In a Jar!

During the Advent season, here’s a way to enliven and encourage your prayer life.

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Money worries
Prayers for Strength

5 ‘Zarephath Prayers’ to Relieve Financial Stress

Relief for when you’re living paycheck-to-paycheck, or with no paycheck at all

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Moments to pray
Power of Prayer

7 Moments When Jesus Turned to Prayer

Can we learn about prayer from noticing when Jesus prayed?

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Holiday de-stressing
Stories of Faith

This Holiday Season, How to Find the Blessings of De-Stressing

The pressure to prepare for upcoming celebrations has already begun. Where to turn?

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Ways prayer helps
Power of Prayer

7 Benefits of Prayer—No Matter the Outcome

Maybe the answers to our prayers are sometimes elusive—or are they?

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Listening to God
How to Pray

When God Speaks, How Well Do You Listen?

The importance of pausing when you feel a nudge from God.

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On earth as it is in heaven
How to Pray

What It Means to Pray, ‘Your Will Be Done on Earth as It Is in Heaven’

Exploring the commitment and intention attached to the words that Jesus taught His disciples.

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