Prayer and Meditation
Bishop John Shelby Spong talks about Prayer
How do we pray?
Bishop Shelby Spong discusses the differences between prayer and asking God for favoris, what it means to pray without ceasing, and why we pray at all.
* Bishop Shelby Spong's video
3 minute Retreats On-line
3-Minute Retreats invite you to take a short prayer break rigth at your computer. Spend some quiet time reflecting on a Scripture passage.
Pray-as-you-go is a dialy prayer session designed for use on portable MP3 players, to help you pray while traveling to and from work, study, etc. Lasting 10-13 minutes, it combines music, scripture, and some questions for relfection. The aim is to hlep you to become more aware of God's presence in your life, to listen to and reflect on God's word, and to grow in your relationship wtih God.
* Connect and download these daily prayers
d365 is a daily devotional produced by Passport, Inc, and sponsored by the Presbyterian Church (USA), the Episcopal Church, and Cooperative Baptist Fellowship for students and young adults. Check it out HERE.
Take a Prayer Personality Quiz
Are you a Prayer Prodigal or a Part-Time Pray-er? Do you pray without ceasing, or forget to begin? Take this prayer quiz and assess your prayer life.
* Prayer quiz
Virtual Labrynth Walk On-line
* We hope you enjoy the virtual labyrinth
21 ways to Pray
Take a few minutes to explore this gallery for some plain and simple ways to pray your way through an ordinary day.
* 21 Ways to Pray
Find a Prayer to meet your needs
* find a prayer
Valley has an active prayer chain of people who pray for others daily and weekly.
* Make a Prayer Request
The Upper Room
A daily devotional to help people feel invited and welcomed into God's presence.
* The Upper Room