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Prayer is Noticing

I used to think "talking to and listening to God" was the only definition of prayer. It sounded simple enough and neat and tidy. It made the whole thing sound easy, which is why I felt such an enormous amount of guilt when it never felt easy for me. Prayer was something I never did… Continue reading Prayer is Noticing

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A Fail-Safe Way to Pray Each & Every Day

My relationship with prayer: it's complicated. I struggle with finding time to pray, struggle with not even wanting to find time to pray, struggle with what to say when I finally DO pray, struggle with how to say it, struggle, struggle, struggle. My friend, Amber, reminded me recently that an opportunity to pray falls into… Continue reading A Fail-Safe Way to Pray Each & Every Day

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Prayerbook Giveaway: When You’re Not Praying

It’s so taboo to talk about not praying in the Christian community for some reason, but, let’s be honest: sometimes we don’t pray, right? We don’t pray because we don't know how to, don’t want to, it feels pointless, we forget, we don’t think we have time, etc. If you’re not praying or if you… Continue reading Prayerbook Giveaway: When You’re Not Praying