How to deal with distractions during prayer, according to St. Therese of Lisieux
For many of us, when we sit down to pray, we are bombarded by constant distractions. It could be anything from the ticking of the clock on the wall, the honking of a horn outside, or even a barrage…
Seven Tips on Fighting Distractions and Being Intentional at Work
Interruptions are productivity killers: 1 in 3 marketers say they are rarely or never able to focus at work. How can you find a little more focus in your work life? Here are 7 helpful tips and ideas.
How to Fight Distraction and Make Your Goals Happen
There’s a highly charged collective energy around positive change at the New Year. We’re all eager to get healthy habits in place, set exciting goals, and make our dreams come true. Anything seems possible. But how do you stay accountable a few weeks later when that starry-eyed
Working From Home: How to Fight Distractions?
Working from home can be very difficult as the lack of structure, the need for self accountability and the constant distractions can be so overwhelming that sometimes we find ourselves being unproduc…
How Successful Content Writers Fight Distraction and Find Success
Is there anything better than being a freelance content writer? You get the opportunity to express your thoughts, ideas, and opinions on a variety of topics, all while enjoying the flexibility to work remotely and carve out your own hours. It’s a rewarding career path with plenty of growth potential and exciting opportunities. But if there’s one thing that will prevent you from being successful, it’s distractions.
What is Prayer?
Does God Answer Prayer?
Becoming The Answer To Your Prayers
How the Early Church Embraced Distraction
We think of attention as a rare and valuable commodity, and we assume that distraction is a problem with an identifiable cause.
Why a Prayer of Confession?
Understanding why we do what we do in worship at Hixson Presbyterian Church
How long? A prayer in the wake of violence.
Our Father, See-er of the seen and the unseen: We come to you today as a broken people: Broken because of our national history of racial injustice, a history we can neither change nor ignore…
The Amazing Power of Believing Prayer
Personal Worship & Prayer: A Simple Guide
Want to know and spend time in the Gospel in a way that is transformative? Here's a simple plan that you could use to let God’s Word lead you into a deeper experience of God’s grace.
Prayer Walking 101
Our daily devotional during the NEXT campaign for Hixson Presbyterian Church
Tragedies, Prayers and What Really Matters
Tragedies happen every day, whether here in the United States or across the world. The tragedies may be small (such as one person shot dead) or mid-sized...
How to Stop Limiting God in Your Prayers
Over the past couple of years, I’ve come to realize just how much my thoughts, beliefs and actions affect my prayer life, and just how often I limit God in
Jesus Is the Ultimate Serviceman: A Prayer for Memorial Day
Jesus Christ …the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood. Rev. 1:5 On his robe at his thigh was written this title: King of all kings and Lord of all lords. Rev. 19:16 Lord Jesus, it’s Memorial Day in the USA—the day we set aside to honor the men and women who sacrificed their lives for our freedom and…
Heidelberg 116: Why Is Prayer So Important?
No act is more basic to the Christian life, to Christian worship, to piety, and to growth and yet prayer is also uniquely and strangely difficult.
» Lessons From A Drunk Man In A Prayer Meeting
By scottsauls | May 6, 2015 Share At The Gathering 2014, New York Times writer David Brooks gave a fascinating talk called “ How to Be Religious in the Public Square ,” in which he said that we live in an achievement culture, where success is our primary pursuit. We live by two sets of virtues, two non-overlapping categories: the resume virtues – things we bring to the marketplace – and the eulogy virtues – things we want said about us at our…
A Mother's Best Friend: How to Do a Prayer Journal
A prayer journal is a unique way to make your prayers more meaningful. This post includes how to do a prayer journal and also a free template and printable