Praying and using prayer are two very different things. To use prayer is to manipulate an important part of the Christian relationship to get something. According to dictionary.com, to pray is “to offer devout petition, praise, thanks” to God.
Offering petitions, we understand, and we’re pretty good at those, too. Offering praise and thanks is often a bit less natural., but we will get in a little practice here.
Herald and Banner Press and Bookstore has many reasons to praise the Lord.
It is raining today, yet an office that has been soggy with leaks recently is now splendidly dry.
Another quarter of Sunday school material is being sent out.
Some of the Herald and Banner family that have been struggling with illness recently are beginning to mend.
Praise the Lord!