Awkward Prayers?

If you are like me… It somehow seems hard/awkward about what to tell to God about… Something’s seem “cheesy” while other things seem pretty or lofty… or selfish…

This treasure regarding prayer was from a Chuck Swindol email…

Francois Fenelon, a 17th century Roman Catholic Frenchman, said this about prayer:

Tell God all that is in your heart, as one unloads one’s heart, its pleasures and its pain, to a dear friend. Tell Him your troubles, that He may comfort you; tell Him your joys, that He may sober them; tell Him your longings, that He may purify them; tell Him your dislikes, that He may help you to conquer them; talk to Him of your temptations, that He may shield you from them; show Him the wounds of your heart, that He may heal them; lay bare your indifference to good, your depraved tastes for evil, your instability. Tell Him how self-love makes you unjust to others, how vanity tempts you to be insincere, how pride disguises you to yourself and others.

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