I invite you to explore the topic of prayer not in theory, but in practice. Check out some of the content in this issue. Share your perspective, doubts, blessings, and journey as you navigate life with and without prayer.
If you are so inclined, ask a trusted friend to pray for or with you — it might be just the nudge you need to open up to a new level of trust, letting go, and leaning into the love and wisdom of the Divine.
& Creative Director
Articles in this issue
Why NOT to pray
There are lots of reasons not to pray. Do some of these seem familiar to you?
In your own words…
What does the Lord's Prayer mean to you?
The most important conversation
Like the childless Hannah in the Bible, we may feel barren of value and meaning. But if we lay our hearts and hands before the…
Changing lives: my faith has given me ground.
Marian relates her path to the New Church. After early, negative experiences with religion, an interaction with a New Church family caused her to re-examine…
Small group Bible study: prayer
What is prayer? To whom does one pray? Does prayer work? How do I know? Gather some friends together and utilize this small group outline…
What happens when we pray?
Prayer is an important piece of communication with the Lord. Since He prayed during His life here on earth, we should follow His example and…
How to pray
Betsy discusses her approach to prayer and the lessons she's gained during her spiritual journey.