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July 11th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Rest and Reflection on Christ

God, I feel like I'm on a fast-running treadmill.  There are so many things I've got to do.  I have to run just to stay even.  I'm afraid to slow down for fear of losing ground.  God, help me to relax, to step off the rat-race treadmill, and to turn over control of my life to You.  Help...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
July 6th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Connecting with the Lord

God, in my work, may I not lose sight of Your presence. May I be aware that Your kingdom is as real as my goals, my strategies, and my budget. Bless my associates and their families. May we work together in mutual support. Help us to be aware of each other's needs, to share each other's...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
via Bill Peel
June 20th, 2015

Making Prayer Work at Work

The simplest and most important part of living out our faith at work is also the hardest: prayer. So why is it so hard to pray? Among many reasons, several stand out: Bias for Action. American culture prizes action, accomplishment, efficiency, and productivity. When we slow...

June 18th, 2015

Why You Need a Prayer Partner

I have had a prayer partner for the past year and a half. His name is Mike, and he also happens to be a blogger, at The Daily Saint. As far as I’m concerned, this is worth a few extra points, in addition to the prayer.  

June 10th, 2015

Prayers at Work | Prayers Emailed Weekly

Workplace prayers for your week from PrayersAtWork.com Monday (Meditation: Isaiah 41:13)  "God, when I feel lonely, help me to realize how many other Christians have experienced loneliness, too. At some point in life, all the faithful, in all generations, have felt like they didn't matter....

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
February 13th, 2015

Prayers at Work | Weekly Emailed Prayers

The Purpose of Prayers at Work is: to help people at work to serve Christ and to live life to the fullest to help people at work to see their vocation as their ministry to help people at work express to God in prayer the full range of human emotions they feel Prayers at Work is a weekly e-...

January 6th, 2015

How to Pray for Your Workplace

Use these prayers based on Scripture to pray for your work and your workplace. Lord, I long to worship You in my work and pray that You would tear down any mental walls that divide the secular from the sacred in my life. In all I do, help me recognize that every part of my existence,...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
January 6th, 2015

Litany for the Workplace

At the first Faith@Work Summit held October 24-25, 2014 in Boston, 275 pastors, business leaders, theologians, university professors, and marketplace ministry leaders rose to thank God and ask him to bless their work using the following litany. We urge you to join us in prayer and hope...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Events
January 6th, 2015

How MicroPrayers Can Help Get You Through the Work Day

With the advent of ubiquitous mobile social media outlets such as Facebook and Twitter within reach at a moment’s notice, many of us have taken to posting clever quips from our sporatic stream of consciousness, squeezed in to the cracks and micro-breaks throughout the busy day. Standing in...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
December 4th, 2014

Why Aren’t We Praying From 9-5?

Why do we tend to pray more for "spiritual activities" such as church ministries and mission trips, than we do for our "9 to 5" job? If our work is God's work, we should  pray for it like it is God's work. How can we practically pray more throughout our work day? Taylor Barkley tackles this...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job