He was praying in a certain place, and after he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciplesLuke 11:1
"Lord, hear our PrayerBook of Common Prayer, 11
Jesus teaches us to come before God with humble hearts, boldly offering our thanksgivings and concerns to God or simply listening for God's voice in our lives and in the world. Whether in thought, word or deed, individually or corporately, when we pray we invite and dwell in God's loving presence.
- What intentional prayer practices center you in God's presence, so you can hear, speak, or simply dwell in God?
- How will (or do) you incorporate intentional prayer into your daily life?
- With whom will you share in the commitment to pray?