I love using prayer books as a guide for daily prayer and reflection. Prayer books can help keep you accountable to your prayer goals and commitments even when you don’t want to pray. They can offer an added inspiration that you never would have uncovered on your own and they can be a nice supplement […]
I have always struggled with the Liturgy of the Hours. Two different places where I have worked have used the Liturgy of the Hours as the chosen form of morning prayer together as a staff. To be completely honest I have always found it to be boring and too repetitive to get anything out of […]
One of the first steps that you need to take to pray better, is finding the right place to pray. We can certainly pray anywhere, but finding where to pray on a consistent, habitual basis helps us get into a prayerful mood and makes it easier for us to pray better. Find a Place to […]
My prayer habits goal for March is to pray before blogging. Earlier this week, I failed. (I almost finished writing this post when I realized that I failed again. I didn’t pray at the before writing this post either.) I forgot to pray (twice. . .three times now). Why? In this case, there was no […]
One of the most common obstacles to prayer is fitting it into our busy schedules. Let’s be honest, we are all busy. Let’s take a look at some ways you can make prayer a habit in your daily life.