I have a daily prayer. Well… actually, one of the people that I see for self-care says that it’s less a prayer and more of a mantra. And I admit that it’s quite memorized. I can practically say it in my sleep. It includes things like protection for my family, severing energetic connections, abundance, health, positive thoughts, the assistance of my guardian angels, epiphanies, and creativity. That list doesn’t include any special requests I might be adding on to the end like prayers for the health of a friend or the positive outcome of a challenge one of my students is going through.  

On a recent angel walk (otherwise known as mindfulness meditation), my guardian angels were listening to me going through my “mantra” when one of them interrupted me to say “Pray a new prayer.” It surprised me and my response was “I’m sorry, what?” My guardian angel answered with “I said, pray a new prayer. This one is so mechanical now that you’re barely even present for it. It’s time for a new prayer.” 

Now this perplexed me. On the one hand, my guardian had a point. My prayers had become mechanical. On the other hand, if you look at the list I outlined to you above, there’s really nothing there I wouldn’t want to include in my daily prayers and not much comes to mind that I would need to add to the list. So, the question becomes do I really need a whole new prayer or do I just need to find a way to be more present for the old one? 

So, I went back to this particular guardian angel to ask him. His response was “I understand your question. However, it’s a new year. A new decade even. When was the last time you really sat down and thought about what you want in your life? What you want your life to be? Your prayer is mechanical, but maybe so are your wishes. Do your prayerful desires still match who you are? Are you just automatically asking for health and abundance etc. – which of course are logical – but maybe you’ve become someone new and you’re wrong about there not being anything new that needs to be added.” 

And just like that, I knew he was right. It wasn’t so much that I knew right away what needed to be added, but intuitively I did know right away that there are missing wishes and desires in my “mechanical prayer.” As a part of my New Year changes to my life, I was going to have to spend some time focusing on not just what my word is for 2020 (see last week’s blog) but also what my wishes are.   

Specific wishes. 

So what about you? Is it time for a new prayer? 

Happy New Year!

~Radleigh

 

Do You Have a Heart Issue?

The world is a big place. There are infinite challenges, concerns, and needs out there that beg to be addressed. I don’t believe that any of them are hugely more important than the others.  You might disagree, and I respect that.  But I presume you would agree with me...

Energetic Weather Report for April 6th – 12th

This week I chose Guardian Angel Tarot Cards for our Energetic Weather Report.    Monday and Tuesday, you really should ask for help rather than trying to do everything yourself. Wednesday and Thursday help arrives! Yay! Or perhaps you choose to help someone else. By...

Energetic Weather Report for March 30th – April 5th

It was time for a message from Angel Answer Oracle Cards for our Energetic Weather Report!   Monday and Tuesday is all about letting go. You’re too stressed out. Let the angels have it. Wednesday and Thursday show progress on that front as you seem to be making a...

My Five Angel Steps to Help You Calm Down

Some of you may know that I write my blogs weeks in advance. However, the surreal circumstances that we find ourselves living in right now seemed to beg for something written in the here and now. I am just as human as anyone reading this message. My Divine gifts are...

Energetic Weather Report for March 23rd – 29th

The Energetic Weather Report for March 23rd - 29th comes from Angel Tarot Cards!    Monday and Tuesday bring reasons to celebrate. Wednesday and Thursday are very nostalgic with thoughts of the past on your mind. The weekend is busy, busy, busy!   you might also...

you might also like…

Angel Answers Oracle

CARD DECK & GUIDEBOOK

Click Here

Archangel Power Tarot

CARD DECK & GUIDEBOOK

Click Here

Fairy Tarot

CARD DECK & GUIDEBOOK

Click Here

Guardian Angel Tarot

CARD DECK & GUIDEBOOK

Click Here

Angel Tarot

CARD DECK & GUIDEBOOK

Click Here