HOw to pray
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as in heaven. Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our sins as we forgive those who sin against us. Lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil. For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours now and for ever. Amen.
God wants you to pray! He is so longly for you to talk to him as that is the reason He created you. You have been created to be in relationship with God and therefore prayer is simply talking to God. Like you would talk to friends and family members God wants us to communicate with Him. The creator of the universe, the one who made the stars and the galaxies wants to have a relationship with you, because He loves you! Below is an easy guide on how you can improve your prayer time with God.
PAUSE: Put down your prayer shopping list and take time to be still and quiet as you focus your mind on God. Be still and know that I am God (Psalm 46:10)
REJOICE: Spend some time thinking of things you're grateful for and thank God for them. Rejoice in the Lord always I say it again: rejoice! (Philippians 4:4)
ASK: Prayer is also asking God for help! The Lord's prayer (above) invites us to ask God for everything from 'daily bread' to the 'Kingdom come', for ourselves and for others.
YES: The final step is surrendering to God. It is by saying yes to what God is asking you to do that you that we can overcome everything in our lives your will be done, on earth as in heaven.