Before I go out on tour, I ask for prayer and to help my family. After the Thursday prayer , the crowd of Congressional staff and lawmakers posed in the iconic, "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" pose. Highway safety flares provided light as the clans joined by loss sought solace in prayer and song. The Bishop did not understand Latin so offered up a prayer for he and she mules. Give ear unto my prayer , which proceedeth not from deceitful lips.
Prayer Requests and Learning How to Pray
We can pray while walking, driving, or working. God responds to a two word cry for help in the middle of a busy afternoon, just like He does to a focused prayer time after reading Scripture in the morning. God delights in any simple words we offer Him. View our latest prayer articles below as well as the most popular prayers read on Crosswalk.
A Morning Resolve
Grant us patience, O Lord, to follow the road you have taken. Let our confidence not rest in our own understanding but in your guiding hand; let our desires not be for our own comfort, but for the joy of your kingdom; for your cross is our hope and our joy now and unto the day of eternity. Holy God, your knowledge of me exceeds what I grasp or see in any moment; you know me better than I know myself. Now, help me to trust in your mercy, to see myself in the light of your holiness, and grant me the grace that I may have true contrition, make an honest confession, and find in you forgiveness and perfect remission. Lord Jesus, who traveled with the disciples on the road to Emmaus: Be with us on the way, that we may know you in the scriptures, in the breaking of bread, and in the hearts of all whom we meet. I give God thanks for all that was good in the day that is ending.
May today there be peace within. May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be. May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith.