Do you struggle in your prayer life? Do you find it difficult to force yourself to have time set aside for prayer? And then feel guilt and condemnation when your head hits the pillow and you realize you didn’t say your daily prayer? Or weekly prayer…again? I don’t think there is a Christian out there who can honestly say they have never struggled in their prayer life. How many of us can say that at some point (many points for me) and in varying seasons of life, we have struggled with prayer? I have developed a prayer journal for myself and I’d like to share with you How To Create A Simple Prayer Journal.
Keep It Simple…Silly
I think this is one main key to finding success in prayer life. Instead of a bunch of rules and pages to flip through, a simple method will help to encourage us to continue on with prayer. I’ve seen binders with about 15 different tabs – more than enough to overwhelm me! If it works for that person then that’s terrific…but it won’t work for me.
**Don’t miss the Facebook Live video showing my journal – it’s at the end of this post!!**
I also want to have some creativity with my journal. A neatly lined up and ‘organized’ prayer journal isn’t what I was wanting. I wanted some freedom in how I added requests and praise items. I have enjoyed gluing little papers and cardstock into my binder and writing requests on those. Read More