Pray 31 Day 20 ~ Prayers for the Angry

” Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;  for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.” ~ James 1: 19-21Continue reading “Pray 31 Day 20 ~ Prayers for the Angry”

Pray 31 Day 16 ~ The Vulnerability Prayer

There are many times in which I want to outright refuse the need to be vulnerable, but more often that not, I find it worth the risk. This prayer is for those who need a little extra courage to let yourselves be seen. Mighty God, You are so great and so big. I know youContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 16 ~ The Vulnerability Prayer”

Pray 31 Day 15 ~ Prayers for the Lonely

And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”~ Jesus (Matthew 28:20) Heavenly Father, Sometimes I feel so alone. I know you are with me, but I don’t always believe it. Please show me where you are.  Help me to not be so concerned about being known that I stopContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 15 ~ Prayers for the Lonely”

Pray 31 Day 14 ~ Prayers for the Hungry

“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me,  I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me.’ Then the righteous will answer him, saying,Continue reading “Pray 31 Day 14 ~ Prayers for the Hungry”

Pray 31 Day 13 ~ Praying Dreams

Dreams can be lived, killed, or forgotten. We know our heart wishes for things, but we’ve also realized that sometimes—our heart is a liar. What dreams will we dare to run after, and are they worth the trek?  There are the massive dreams and the minuscule, but as they make their way through our mindsContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 13 ~ Praying Dreams”

Pray 31 Day 12 ~ Prayers for Racial Reconciliation

This year we have, yet again, seen vicious displays of racial prejudice and horrific discrimination. When the scriptures say that in heaven we will see, “a great multitude that no one could number, from every nation, from all tribes and peoples and languages, standing before the throne and before the Lamb,” Revelations 7:9  I longContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 12 ~ Prayers for Racial Reconciliation”

Pray 31 Day 11~ Prayers for Justice

I’ve always understood mercy better than justice, but I know my God embodies them both perfectly. I hate the oppression I see in our world, and I know God hates much of it as well. I look for ways that I can work towards bringing the type of justice Jesus would love as an actContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 11~ Prayers for Justice”

Pray 31 Day 10 ~ Prayers for Choosing the Way

Decisions, decisions. All day long decisions. Life is full of chances for course correction and new paths, but what will we choose as those chances lie before us? Father God, Thank you for the ability to come before your throne and ask you for wisdom. Thank you that you give generously and without reproach. AsContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 10 ~ Prayers for Choosing the Way”

Pray 31 Day 9 ~ Prayer for the Tech Addict

They keep telling us technology is destroying our relationships. Problem is, sometimes I don’t care. Am I addicted to my phone, computer, or tablet? I sure hope not, but just in case a prayer for those of us walking, or way over, the line. Jesus, I feel the temptation. The temptation to pick up myContinue reading “Pray 31 Day 9 ~ Prayer for the Tech Addict”