Today we will share ideas for preparing a Simple Prayer Journal Praise page. Do you want to spend one on one time with your Heavenly Father? Your Simple Prayer Journal will help make focusing on prayer and praying about the things that are important to you, so much easier. Our goal this month is to create a personalized Simple Prayer Journal that works perfectly for you. One that you want to pick up and use. A Prayer … [Read more...] about Simple Prayer Journal Praise
Simple Prayer Journal Cover Page Ideas We are just getting started with creating our own Simple Prayer Journals. As I promised yesterday, here are a few ideas for creating your own cover pages: You can read the first two posts in the Simple Prayer Journal series: Day 1 - Introduction Day 2 - Cover and Index Pages We'll continue with the Praise page for your Simple Prayer Journal in the next … [Read more...] about Simple Prayer Journal Cover Page Ideas
Simple Prayer Journal - Cover Day 2 - Simple Prayer Journal - Cover and Index Page Are you ready to begin creating your Simple Prayer Journal? Today we’re going to keep it really simple and fun. We’re going to start with just two pages. The Cover and Index pages. Before you create these two pages, be sure you decide on the type of binder or notebook you’ll be using. I’ll be using 8 ½” x 11” pages for any free Printables, so you may … [Read more...] about Simple Prayer Journal – Cover
A Simple Prayer Journal is a tool that can help us in our prayer time. If you have difficulty staying focused or if you want a place to record your prayers and your answers to prayers, a Simple Prayer Journal may be just what you need. Why keep a prayer journal? A Prayer Journal: Helps you stay focused during your prayertimeActs as a reminder for specific things you want to pray aboutRecords your prayer requestsReminds you … [Read more...] about Simple Prayer Journal
How to use a Daily Prayer Journal with Prompts to help you stay focused during your prayer time. Staying focused during your prayer time can be difficult. I know it is for me, some days more than others. It is so easy to get sidetracked. Part of the reason is that we are all just so busy. It’s hard to sit still when there is so much to do. Another reason that we sometimes struggle during our prayer time is that we forget all the things … [Read more...] about Daily Prayer Journal
Does it really matter if I pray? God already knows what is going to happen. Will God really answer my prayer? Have you ever thought this? Or had someone ask you this question? I must admit that sometimes I have wondered about the questions above. I've thought about these questions often. I've studied God's Word. I've read books on prayer. I have found an answer to these questions. Yes, it does really matter if I pray. Even … [Read more...] about Does it Really Matter if I Pray?
How can we pray all day? I Thessalonians 5:17 encourages us to “Pray without ceasing.” Have you ever wondered what it looks like to pray without ceasing throughout the day? Cease means to “bring or come to an end”. This verse indicates we are to pray without it coming to an end. Thus we can understand it to be that we are to pray continually. The Greek word used for ceasing in this verse is adialeiptos. It is an … [Read more...] about How to Pray 24/7
Simple Prayer Time Basket Do you get distracted when you are praying? I know I do – Big Time! A simple Prayer Time Basket can help us deal with distractions that threaten to interrupt our prayer time. Many years ago, when I was a teenager, and before computers were popular, I remember attending a Mother’s Day Banquet at our church. The special speaker for the day shared a review of all of the things she kept handy whenever she prayed. … [Read more...] about Simple Prayer Time Basket