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Why Do we Pray?


Why is it important?

Simple or profound, short or lengthy, prayers have a beauty of their own. Here are some that have struck me as powerful and poignant.


Upon waking

To (name), we desire that you wake up with this expression of love and support. You are a kind, compassionate, hard-working and loving person who cares about family and others, and does the right thing. You have God-given qualities that will carry you through the...

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Before bedtime

Grant us, Lord, a calm mind and peaceful heart that we may find rest this night and so trust in you to guide us through the problems that tomorrow may bring and not try to solve them in fitful sleep.

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Beyond challenges

Dear (name), the extent of the physical, emotional, and soulful battles (yes, they are more than mere challenges) you are thrown into leave me scrambling for the right words. You are besieged on many sides, you are called upon for endless personal resources, and new...

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“Lessons From The Helm”

This is my first published book, an ebook, on Amazon Kindle. Free with Kindle Unlimited.

It presents life’s big lessons from the helm of a very small boat and details a 3-day sailing regatta in which my son and I competed and capsized.

Lessons From The Helm

Life’s big lessons