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How do I pray?

Often times I don't know what to say.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:24 PM on Nov. 25, 2008 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • Sometimes I recite mantras or invocations, or formal prayers. Other times I just speak honestly and from my heart.
    BlueFrogMama

    Answer by BlueFrogMama at 8:26 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • It doesnt matter....the spirit intercedes for us and he hears what our heart says....not our minds....He knows what we need before we even say it anyways.... :)
    mom2twobabes

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 8:28 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • I am the same way...In up thanking God for my job, good health me and my kids ...I also pray for another other ppl..I do that ALOT
    moviestartaal

    Answer by moviestartaal at 8:29 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Say whats in your heart, ask God for his forgiveness when you need him, and praise him for the gift of it.
    Praying

    Answer by Praying at 8:31 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Good question...Here's some steps that I hope helps.

    Step 1: Acknowledge God as your heavenly Father.
    Step 2: Praise God for who He is and what He has done.
    Step 3: Choose one of God’s names, attributes, or characteristics and thank Him for being that to you.
    Step 4. Present your day to the Lord.
    Step 5. Present your body to the Lord (Lord, I present my body to You this day as a living sarifice and ask you to help me be a good steward of this temple of Your Spirit)
    Step 6: Confess your sins before God and ask Him to help you live His way.
    Step 7: Ask God to help you speak only words that bring life.
    Step 8: Ask God for what you need
    Step 9: Pray for God’s will in your life.
    Step 10: Pray for other people.
    JCRestoredme

    Answer by JCRestoredme at 8:45 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • AMEN I AGREE WITH JC
    hinson7169

    Answer by hinson7169 at 8:53 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • From your heart.
    FishingMama

    Answer by FishingMama at 9:18 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Say whats in your heart and on your mind
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:25 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • Just start speeking to God your spirit man will take care of the rest.
    TalithaStarry

    Answer by TalithaStarry at 9:38 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

  • I just talk to God like you would a friend. I don't exactly open or close....sometimes I say Hey Dad at the beginnning. He isn't some overbearing Spirit...He wants you to let Him in to your life, and to treat Him like your best friend.
    ColleenF30

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 10:53 PM on Nov. 25, 2008

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