There are many people who avoid making a prayer request because they feel as though in order to make a meaningful prayer request that prayer has to be long and comprehensive. The reality, though, is that you can put together simple prayers that go right to the root of your prayer request. Whether you decide to say a quick prayer that lasts just a few seconds or you say simple prayers that are a bit longer, you can take comfort in the fact that God will be there on your side.
We will print and place your prayer request on the Stone of Anointing; the place where Christ’ body was laid down after being removed from the crucifix and prepared for burial.
Simple Prayers Before Meals
Simple prayers before meals is something that is often incorporated into prayers for holidays. For example, there are many individuals or families who come together to say simple prayers before meals to celebrate a special event, however, there are several Catholics and Christians who opt to say simple prayers before meals on a daily basis. Here is an example of such a prayer:
Bless us oh Lord and these thy gifts which we are about to receive from thy bounty through Christ Our Lord. Amen.
Short Prayers Protection
Prayers for protection are something that is important for every person. Every person has a natural and understandable desire to be protected from all of the evils that they may face throughout not only their day but also their life. If you feel as though you need inspiration when it comes to your short prayers for protection, here is an example of a prayer that you can use:
I look to you today in hopes that you will hear my short prayers for protection. Please keep not only me protected but also my family. In your holy name I pray, Amen.
Simple Night Prayer
A simple night prayer is something that can provide a person with a great source of comfort and relaxation as a person drifts off to sleep. Remember, a simple night prayer is something that can be short and sweet and just enough to show God that you love him and that you hope that he will keep you safe throughout the night:
Please hear this simple night prayer and help me to get a good and restful night of sleep. Thank you for giving me another day of life and help me to wake up tomorrow and guide me in continuing to glorify you. In your name I pray. Amen.
Simple Prayers for Healing
Are you struggling with a sickness in your life? Perhaps a loved one is suffering from an ailment? Saying simple prayers for healing is something that can help to bring you a tremendous amount of comfort. You can use this as a simple prayer for healing:
I know that you will be there for me and with me in my time of need. Please hear my simple prayer for healing and send me your holy spirit to heal me and sustain me during this difficult time in my life. Amen.
Simple Prayer of Salvation
Being able to live with God after this life and for the rest of eternity is the ultimate goal for every Catholic or Christian. Therefore, as part of your Christian or Catholic prayer request you may want to incorporate a simple prayer of salvation. This prayer for salvation can include:
Living my eternal life with you is what I want to do. Please hear this prayer for salvation and help me to take steps throughout my day to continue to get closer and be closer to you. Amen.