An Unconventional Definition of Prayer


We’ve probably all outgrown “Now I lay me down to sleep…” but have we let our prayers fall into a routine?

Practicing gratitude in prayer is easy when everything is going right. When life offers us challenges, it can be difficult to connect in prayer. Anne Lamott suggests that we may need to expand our definition of prayer.

If our idea of prayer is rigid, it can be difficult to pray when we’re struggling. By expanding how we think of prayer, we can develop a stronger relationship with our faith and recognize that connecting is possible even when we’re dealing with life’s challenges.

In this video we found for you, you’ll find a SuperSoul Sunday session with Oprah Winfrey, Anne Lamott talks faith, prayer, and how her definition of what it means to pray and practice faith has expanded over the years:

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