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4 ways to add excitement to your prayer.
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4 Ways to Pray With Excitement

Prayer doesn’t have to be placid. Remember, there’s singing, dancing, wrestling and marching in the Bible!

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How weird, out-of-the-box prayers get answered.
Answered Prayers

Weird Prayers That Got Answered

Some prayers may seem silly or strange or contrary to belief. Outside the box. Pray them anyway.

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Chose "being," not "doing."
Power of Prayer

The Prayer of Being, Not Doing

The key to a rich spiritual life is not how much you get done in a day, but taking time time to just "be."

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3 foolish prayers to avoid
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3 Foolish Prayers to Avoid

How to pray wisely on April Fools' Day–and everyday.

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How to pray helpless and receive mercy and grace.
Power of Prayer

Pray Your Helplessness

Owning our desperation can lead to mercy and grace.

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How to observe Good Friday.
Power of Prayer

Pray the Seven Words of Jesus from the Cross

One way to observe Good Friday and make it a day of prayer and gratitude

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5 prayers inspired by spring.
Power of Prayer

3 Prayers for Spring

May a new season of prayer blossom in your heart and in your life.

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8 ways to pray with your body
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8 Ways to Pray With Your Body

Blessings may come when you put your whole body into your prayers.

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The best way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
Power of Prayer

The Best Way to Celebrate with Saint Patrick

The Breastplate of Saint Patrick is a wonderful prayer of protection and reassurance for just about any situation.

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How food and prayer connect.
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Pray with Your Favorite Foods

When a welcome dish, snack or cup of coffee comes along, you might want to offer up a prayer.

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