How to Pray

Refresh your prayer practice

6 Biblical Qualities of God to Use in Your Prayers

If you’re trying to breathe new life into your prayer routine, focus on these words to grow in your faith.

Living the Lord's Prayer

How to Live—and Pray—the Lord’s Prayer

Finding the fullness of our faith through both words and actions

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Faith and doubt

How Doubt Can Make Your Faith Stronger

When following a journey of faith, it’s only natural to run into challenges and questions.

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Pray beyond pandemic fears

How to Pray Your Way Out of Pandemic Fears

These three Bible scriptures will help you reclaim hope.

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Prayers that rhyme

Find the Surprising Power of Prayers That Rhyme

How the poets of Scripture show us a new depth and breadth of expression.

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Answered Prayers

Guidance from the Gospel on How God Answers Prayer

Does a loving, caring God ever say “no”?

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Praying through tragedy

10 Bible Passages (and a Hymn) to Pray When Tragedy Strikes

When your heart and mind find it hard to pray, these words may help.

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Struggling to pray

7 Ways to Pray When You’re Not in the Mood

These tips may not only usher you into a focus on prayer but may revive your passion for it as well.

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Grace and Edward in the woods

How God Used My Dog to Teach Me a Lesson

We are urged by the Bible to wait on the Lord. But sometimes there are obstacles.

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Pray like jazz

How Prayer Can Be Like Playing Jazz

Just like a musical form that allows for creative roaming and riffs within a framework, the same can be done when you pray.

Pray without ceasing

6 Ways to ‘Pray Without Ceasing’

That biblical phrase can feel intimidating—how do I do that? But here are a few ways to try.

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Praying over family photos

How Family Photos Can Inspire Prayer

One father’s prayer practice helps him feel connected to family far away.

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How to pray through Holy Week

How to Pray Through Holy Week

Embracing days filled with both dread and joy.

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Garden of Gethsemane

How Jesus Prayed When He Was Overwhelmed

Awaiting His fate in the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus shows us seven ways to pray when it feels all but impossible.

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