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Prayer Painting: How to Meditate and Pray While Doing Art

By Lisa Tomarelli | June 30, 2017

Prayer painting is a way of meditating and praying while doing artwork.   In this article, writer Lisa Tomarelli describes how she prays while participating in a painting class where people of all skill levels follow the step by step instructions of a teacher to create artwork.  Each person is given the same size canvas, the…

Jump Starter Prayers: When You Need Something and You Haven’t Prayed to God Recently

By Karen Barber | June 12, 2017

If you haven’t prayed to God much about other things, is it OK to all of a sudden pray for something you need?  Someone recently asked me this.  He had prayed to God that his new business idea would prosper.  The person who asked me said he hadn’t really prayed much to God for other…

Connecting with God Using Prayer Art Meditation

By Karen Barber | June 12, 2017

Prayer art can be a powerful aid in enhancing your prayer times and helping you connect to God. Here are the ways you can use prayer art to become closer to God. What is prayer art? I define prayer art as anything an artist or designer has created that shows some aspect of prayer.   Prayer…

Biblical Guided Prayer for National Day of Prayer Using Daniel’s Prayer from the Bible

By Karen Barber | May 1, 2017

This Biblical guided prayer for the National Day of Prayer uses the prayer Daniel prayed in Daniel chapter 9 in the Bible.  This guided prayer for the National Day of prayer can be used in church services, small groups or for personal prayer time.  Daniel chapter 9 is appropriate because Daniel prayed these words when…

Using Christian Reflection Meditation in Nature to Receive Insights from God

By Karen Barber | April 25, 2017

Christian reflection meditation in nature is a powerful way to receive insight about life from God through the things that you see and experience in nature.  In this meditation process, you create time and mental space to seriously think about and ponder some aspect of your life, your faith or your relationship with God and…

Chronic Health Condition Prayer for Healing, Strength, Guidance and Relief

By Karen Barber | April 21, 2017

This chronic health condition prayer can help those whose daily lives are disrupted by ongoing health problems such as immune disorders, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, migraines, asthma, obesity and lung disease, to name a few.    Half of all of us in the of the U.S. are in need of this chronic health condition prayer…