My favorite prayer strategy for my devotional time is an easy-to-remember acronym (especially if you are a fellow citizen of Ponca City). PC-TIP has been the five ordered steps I use for praying for years. Praise, Confession, Thanksgiving, Intercession, and Petition (you can see The Prayer Hand Illustration from which I derived my acronym here:
Today I found another great way to use Scripture in your prayer time and wanted to share it with you. Kevin DeYoung provides a simple formula for looking at nearly any Scripture and turning it into prayer. Remember, always keep Scripture in context, even (especially) when praying. Check out Kevin’s blog for a fresh approach to prayer.