The Daily Grace
The Daily Grace


Oct 25, 2015 | god & grace | 2 comments


As often as I pray you’d think I’d be better at it. But so often my words feel stilted, my requests more rote and less soul.

Then today in church Dr. Bragan delivered a meditation on prayer that changed the way I think about it. For one thing, he said, God already knows our prayers before we pray them. (I guess I knew that? But still, I find it so comforting.) For another, he said, all God wants is for us to sit in communion with Him. To just be present. Aware. Together.

I love that.

And so I shall spend some time this week giving it a shot. Hanging with The Big Guy, just Him and me.


No words.

All heart.



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  1. Sharon

    Thank you, friend!

  2. Lisa R

    Thank you for the reminder that He already knows our prayers. I tend to forget that and while praying. I usually meander around in my head looking for the right words to say. Getting out of my own way so I am just present is the challenge for me! Look forward to hearing how it goes for you this week as you practice!
    Thank you again!
    Peace and love
    Lisa R.

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