Prayer for a loved one, who is going into surgery

Jesus, Thank You for being our Divine Physician, who is capable of awe-inspiring miracles. Thank You for loving us perfectly and always wanting the very best for us. Thank You for hearing our prayers and always being there for us. As my loved one goes into surgery today, I entrust her completely into Your loving […]

Advice from a fellow spiritual traveler

Hey, great to see you. Are you getting excited about the trip? I know, I hear it’s going to be amazing. I have to ask: What’s that in your hands? Why did you bring it here, all the way to the gate? Didn’t you hear we can’t take anything with us? He specifically said nothing […]

There’s only one true source for living waters

In the shower the other day as the water went from lukewarm to cool to cold. Instead of accepting the reality of the broken water heater situation, I kept torturing myself by leaning into the cold water, waiting to see if the problem would magically fix itself – it didn’t. I think this relates to […]

Christmas prayer

Jesus, all I want for Christmas is the purity of Your presence in my heart. Please fill me with Your wholehearted joy, Your delight, Your truth, Your freedom, Your courage, Your clarity, Your power, and Your unconditional love. Thank You for all that You are and all that you offer us throughout the year and especially […]

We need to claim God’s power

As Christians, we tend to naturally want to be humble, generous and essentially “good” people, which I’m all for. But I think if we’re serious about following Christ, we need to desire power too. The world is full of those, who relentlessly seek power for selfish reasons, which harm others. As Christians, we have a responsibility to step it up and […]

A writer’s prayer

Great Creator of all beauty, I ask that You pour Your Spirit into my work as a writer. Infuse my words with Your Divine power. Inspire them with Your brilliance and love. Permeate them with Your miraculous possibilities. Pour Your graces into every sentence, so I can speak the fullness of Your truth in a […]

Thank You God! For being our rock

Lord, Thank You for the power of Your Word and Spirit. Thank You for the sacraments of Your Church.  Thank You for all the faithful, who are doing Your work in the world. Thank You for the guardian angels working on our behalf. Thank You for Your voice in our hearts. Thank You for being so […]

Floodgates Prayer (for openness to receive more graces)

Heavenly Father, You are a roaring waterfall of infinite power and glory flowing into the world- I adore you, but I struggle to feel worthy of Your graces. By the power of Your Spirit, wash away my resistance to accepting the outpouring of wonders You have planned for me. Dissipate any doubts that block you from flowing […]

Unite in Prayer: For the courage to step out on faith

Lord, I can feel Your firey presence in my bones, calling out to me and awakening my soul – but I’m not sure where You want me to go. By the power of Your Spirit, please fill me with clarity, faith and courage of conviction. When I fully understand what you’re asking of me, I promise to […]

Prayer for healing of the DNA

Jesus, You are the ultimate genius, who healed the sick with Your unconditionally loving presence, while You walked the earth. Your power is high above even the very best medical practitioners. All the  mysteries of science point to Your ultimate glory and power over all created things. I am convinced that You are Perfect Love […]