Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
(1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV)
As I thumbed through a couple journals from summer 2012, I was searching for poetry and flowers, and instead I discovered a garden of prayer.
Last year, I was reading, The Hour that Changes the World by Dick Eastman and I adapted his twelve steps of prayer into a time of creative prayer. Here's an example of one of my more colorful times praying:
|Each bud in the pot names the topic of prayer!|
Prayer of An Artist's Need
great vantage points
a bridge to the past
the best seat in history
to experience art
to be filled with holy