I Pray For Strangers

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 248 People


    I find that the strangers I tend to pray for the most are motorcyclists.
    Eliana25 Eliana25
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2009

    How Your Taught

    I think its how your taught. I was taught to pray for others even if you didn't know them or didn't like them. I was raised by parents that could have been my grandparents. We didn't go to chruch but we had lessions at home.
    jerichojessi jerichojessi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2011

    Prayer Changes Things

    I send up random prayers for people I see.
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 23, 2009

    I Would Prefer to Call My P...

    I would prefer to call my prayers just asking the universe to send good thoughts and feelings to whatever I'm praying for. I pray for situations, places, groups of people, and more. 
    OldnDaysinSF OldnDaysinSF
    22-25, F
    Aug 19, 2009

    Random Prayers

    So, I'm not the only one who does this? That's good news ! I  sometimes feel kind of weird praying for people I don't know but I still do it! Every time I hear an ambulance go by I pray for whoever  is being rushed to the hospital. I have a friend who is a long distance...
    timmerb timmerb
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Oct 3, 2007

    I Pray For Strangers

    I pray for strangers and friends around the world who has cancer. That they would live each day to the fullest and not waste time lingering their thoughts to something negative. They should put their time to enjoy and do things that they haven't done. That they will be able to...
    ilovemyselfxxx ilovemyselfxxx
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

    Every Time

    Every time I hear sirens, especially when I see there's an ambulance involved, I pray.I give thanks that there are first responders, people who willingly jeopardize their lives for others.  And I pray for their protection, on this run, and all others they go on.  I pray for...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Jun 17, 2012

    On the Bus

    Not having a car, if I'm going to get somewhere, I have to take the bus.  Time and time again I find myself praying for the other riders.  Obviously I don't know anything about them... but over and over I find myself murmuring things like "Be with the lady in the...
    Geode Geode
    31-35, F
    Aug 19, 2009

    Stranded Vehicles

    while i am out driving, every time i see a stranded, abandoned vehicle on the side of the road, i immediately start praying for the people connected to that car.  it may not be a long, dramatic prayer event, but as the Bible says, come to me as the children come to me.... i...
    SierraStJames SierraStJames
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 11, 2007

    I routinely pray for others.

    Today, I'd like to ask for a prayer from others, if I may? My one month old grandson is in the hospital with pneumonia and possibly menningitis. He has a twin brother at home and a big brother and sister waiting for his recovery. Please help me out with a few prayers? Thank you...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 25, 2016

    Yes :)

    I do pray for strangers. If anyone needs or wants me to pray for them, I'm here for you. Please feel free to send me a message if you need it. However there are a few strangers I used to pray for that I no longer do and will not, I'm sorry if that makes me a bad person in some...
    Peacewithyourfate Peacewithyourfate
    Aug 13, 2011

    Pray For Those Who Don't Even Know You

    I pray for people I see along my way.  Even though I am pressed for time and cannot stop to help, I pray for people I see along my way who are in need.  Maybe their car has stopped on the side of the highway, maybe they're homeless, maybe they're hurting and crying out...
    SSCheerMO SSCheerMO
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 25, 2007

    My heart goes out to Germanwings 9525.

    ... I pray for them and all the families effected.
    deleted deleted
    Mar 26, 2015

    I Pray For You

    I PRAY for STRANGERS . When You are Praying for others, I don't think there are any strangers. I PRAY for the people I know the same as the people I don't know.
    sweetnshort sweetnshort
    56-60, M
    4 Responses Jun 13, 2010

    Even though I don't know a majority of the

    people I am connected with via social networks, I still pray for them. Who knows.. Their destiny & mine are in some way connected. Peaceful thoughts...
    lackluster40 lackluster40
    41-45, F
    May 12, 2015

    Me Too!

    I see angry looking people in the grocery store and I pray they find peace. I pray when I drive past the hospital and see the ER parking lot full. I pray every time I hear a siren. I pray for every child I see.
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 25, 2007

    for grace and mercy.

    for the conversion of sinners. for the holy souls in purgtory and the intentions of the Blessed Mother. for random people when i go out.
    kpl2014 kpl2014
    31-35, F
    Jan 26, 2016
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