Category: Prayer
Be Thankful - Thanksgiving History

Thanksgiving Day and Being Thankful —

Thanksgiving Day History — Thanksgiving is a day to spend some time with the people we care about, and to think about what it is that has made us the way we are today. It is a time of year to be thankful for everything we…

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PRAYER OF THANKFULNESS

Sweet Spirit:  I am so happy to be who I am, the being You created  As I share my gifts and talents, I am aware of the contribution I make to the collective. I release any “not good enough feelings” as they arise.  I fully express the person that I…

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THE INNER VOICE OF PRAYER

Universal Spirit:  Help me focus beyond myself today.  Sometimes, I am so busy with my “stuff” that I miss the love that is all around me.  Today, I choose to pay close attention to each person I meet.  I open my heart and listen carefully –…

SPIRITUAL TRUST WITH PRAYER

Be still.  Be still.  Be still.  God in the midst of you is substance. God in the midst of you is love.  God in the midst of you is wisdom.  Let not your thoughts be given to lack, but let wisdom fill them with the substance…

Christmas

CHRISTMAS PRAYERS (Video)

General Christmas Prayer Lord, in this holy season of prayer and song and laughter, we praise you for the great wonders you have sent us: for shining star and angel’s song, for infant’s cry in lowly manger. We praise you for the Word made flesh in…

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MIRACLES HAPPEN

Miracles happen to those who believe in angels.  In the stillness of the night, listen for an angel.  They are always there to listen, have you shared your innermost thoughts yet today? Our lives are a journey that we should travel with angels.  Our mind is…

Oneness With All Life – Prayer

Sweet Spirit:  We have used Your gifts of intelligence to create interesting, sometimes wonderful and occasionally frightening technologies.  Gadgets and inventions that can help, heal or destroy depending on how they are used.  Now, we seek to harness the power of Love in order to guide our use of…

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PRAYER IN TIMES OF TROUBLE

O Lord, hear my prayer for all who are in trouble this day. Comfort those who are facing the loss of a loved on. After the wrenching grief, let their lonely hours be filled with fond memories of days gone by. Also comfort those who are…

Divine Mind

DIVINE MIND

Just like a sunbeam can’t separate itself from the sun, and a wave can’t separate itself from the ocean, we can’t separate ourselves from one another. We are all part of a vast sea of love, one indivisible divine mind. ~ Marianne Williamson ~ My mind…

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PRAYER – THE PATH OF INNER PEACE

Sweet Spirit:  In every moment of each experience, I have the ability to choose love or fear.  With Your help, I choose the path of peace.  I have no idea what this coming week holds or even what today has in store.  However, I do know…

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USING PRAYER FOR SOLUTIONS

I once read in an essay on Buddhism that “nothing is so fragile as action without prayer.”  Prayer aligns our internal energies with truth in a way that mere action cannot.  Events ultimately unfold according to subconscious rather than conscious programming, and prayer is a way…

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PRAYER – MAY I BE AT PEACE

Holy One, When I am receptive, I connect with a reality beyond my five senses. At the corners of my mind, I catch a movement of energy, a subtle feeling. In these moments, I am at peace. My eyes and ears are easily drawn to the…

PRAYER FOR AN OPEN MIND

Dear God Sometimes I feel stuck in a loop of analyzing my life and experiences. If I could figure things out on my own, I would have done so already. Lift me above this trap of the past. I open my mind and heart to Your…

A MIRACLE

The ego would have us born with great potential, and die with great potential.  In between, there is ever-increasing suffering.  A miracle frees us to live fully in the present, to release our power and to claim our glory.  The Son of God is risen to…

Homeless

SERVE OTHERS – Prayer

Sweet Spirit:  How may I serve my sisters and brothers today?  How can I help our world?  I am listening for Your guidance in the quiet of meditation.  Work through me as You will.  Now is the time and I am willing.  And so it is. …

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PATIENCE IN TODAY’S WORLD – A PRAYER

Prayer for Patience “Lord, thou knowest better than myself that I am growing older and will soon be old. Keep me from becoming too talkative, and especially from the unfortunate habit of thinking that I must say something on every subject and at every opportunity. Release…

Diwali

DIWALI – FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Diwali (and also known as Deepavli) is the official holiday of India, Pakistan, Fiji, Guyana, Malaysia, Mauritius, Nepal, Myanmar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Trinidad and Tobago, and Suriname. It is the Hindu festival of lights and celebrated in the autumn or spring, depending on location. The exact…

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PRAYERS OF PRAISE

Praise for Today! May you celebrate this day with all your heart. Rejoice in the beauty of its light and warmth. Give thanks for the air and grass and sidewalks. Let gratitude for others face flow into your soul. And cherish the chance to work and…

Peace Prayer

A WORLD AT PEACE – Prayer

Sweet Spirit:  Thank You for the faculty of imagination.  I imagine a world at perfect peace.  I imagine harmony, joy and friendship between people.  I imagine a world free of disease.  I imagine clean air and water everywhere.  I imagine freedom for all people.  I imagine a…

I DO MY BEST

Sweet Spirit: Some life experiences really stretch me, showing me places within myself that are in need of healing.  There are times when I cannot see that I am holding onto the past, until I have started to let go.  Thank You for being patient with me.  Teach me how…

SEPTEMBER 11th PRAYER

Sweet Spirit:  We have not forgotten the events of September 11, 2001 or the many people who have served all around the globe since that day.  We share the sorrow of everyone who has lost someone they loved to war and terrorism.  Bring us all a sense of comfort…

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HEALING PRAYER

Sweet Spirit – Today is a gift and I am so very grateful.  All of my needs are met.  There is peace in my heart and a deep sense of connection to the people around me. Today, I am mindful of people who are facing medical challenges and the professionals…

Susrrender

PRAYER OF SURRENDER

Father/Mother God:  I surrender the pictures I have long held of the way I think things should happen.  I surrender the outcomes I have attached to my goals and plans.  I surrender the problems and challenges I have been holding onto by reliving and retelling them over…

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UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

United in unconditional love, we see a world that is whole and perfect for all. Unconditional love, some say, is the only true kind of love, while others call it impossible. To believe in unconditional love, and to actually love unconditionally, requires a great deal of…