I want a better job. I want to find a spouse. I want children. Can I pray for those things? You might find praying honestly and persistently for what you really want instead of praying tepid prayers builds a better relationship with God.
For months, Claire Derozier didn't know who was leaving notes on her desk. To this day she has an envelope full of encouraging messages, saying everything from "God loves you," to "He will be with you always."
If you’re not exactly sure of how to go about praying with your kids, you are not alone. If you grew up with the idea that praying is for scripted mealtime quips or bedtime rituals, that’s something you can change today. It’s not too late to...
What we're doing when we forgive others is freeing our hearts so that God's spirit can work through us and in us and we can move on and live the abundant life that Christ has given us and wants us to live.