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Prayerful Tuesday: A Blogger’s Prayer and Random Thoughts

Prayerful Tuesday: A Blogger’s Prayer and Random Thoughts

prayer, Prayer Practice, spiritual practice, Spirituality
I had promised I'd offer different versions of "The Lord's Prayer." This prayer really comes about because the followers of Jesus ask, "How should we pray?" This is a frequent question in detention. The youth do not feel confident that their own prayers are good enough. Really, it is because they are not confident that they, themselves, are good enough. That's sad. In the Lord's Prayer, it basically covers: addressing the divine with honor and respect request for compassion request for sustenance request for forgiveness request for saving or safety A long time ago, I learned this trick in prayer: ACTS A - Adoration C - Confession T - Thanksgiving S - Supplication That is, if we rearranged and stretched the meaning a little big, basically what the Lord'...