Stories about Prayer

Be and Keep Being. (3 John)

A little something for you, because the noise of the crowds all around us keeps growing louder, and if we are not careful we can fall far into the...

Paint a Story (Proverbs 14)

My friend Wycliffe wrote, "Proverbs 14:1. That was our sermon today." And so I journeyed there - to the scriptures, to meditate and see what God might have for...

I am Bright. (Psalm 18)

And all grew quiet. And then You reached for me, cradling me in Your arms. You lifted me from the ashes and the drowning. You breathed Your life into my...

Give Me Words. #write31days

And I think of the times I have just hidden - cloaked the gift of life or locked it away - so I wouldn't have to subject myself to...

(sabbath) Off-Guard. #write31days

"Lord, catch me off-guard today." It's Sunday, and I'm savoring the prayers of others today - and sharing my favorites with you each week. I encourage you to whisper them,...

Prayer Journal #3 #write31days

Saturdays are for gathering up the words of the week and putting them in basket for you. This week has found me visiting my own home for only 30...

Keep Me Naked. #write31days

Pedigrees and positions and providence are rubbish compared to the nakedness of true divine worth. (Day 23 of "Oh Hey God, It's Me" - 31 days of simple honest prayers)....

Still Me Right Now. #write31days

"In me always exists the battle that where I am is one step off of where I should be. There is always the 'you'll be sorry you missed this...'...

(sabbath) Inhale. Exhale. #write31days

“It’s a prayer of exactly seven syllables, the number that corresponds perfectly to the rhythm of our breathing." It's Sunday, and I'm savoring the prayers of others today - and...

Prayer Journal #2 #write31days

Saturdays are for gathering up the words of the week and putting them in basket for you. This week my personal journey has taken a toll on how many...

The Last Day. #write31days

“There is nothing dreary or doubtful about life. It is meant to be continually joyful…We are called to a settled happiness in the Lord whose joy is our strength.”...

Naming Names. #write31days

O God, early in the morning I cry to you. Help me to pray and gather my thoughts to you, I cannot do it alone. In me it is dark, but...
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