The Examen prayer is not just for the end of the day. Start your day with God and assess your desires, feelings, and the possible challenges you face today.
Discover the power of Nothing. Darkness and emptiness is not an absence of God but rather an inviting space for God to fill.
Spend ten minutes this evening reflecting on the day with God.
Using music, photography, and gazing at stained glass as methods of prayer and tapping into the divine.
You may find this odd, but one of the best prayer times for me is whenever I take a trip to the bathroom.
Like materials that can change states with temperature (water, metal, plastic), we too change states but remain the same at the core.
Songs and smells are two of the most powerful recallers of memories. Praying with them lets God into the intimate details of your life. Perhaps those magic “sensual” moments are a way of God revealing something special to you.
No time for an extended retreat? Try a 10-minute one.
Saint Ignatius gives pray-ers a tip for gaining “spiritual relish”. Perhaps it can be considered a condiment for your prayer. Spread it thick!