What are the Benefits of Keeping a Prayer Journal?
“Write the vision; make it plain on tablets, so he may run who reads it..” Habakkuk 2:2
One of the most nurturing things you can do to facilitate your spiritual growth is to keep a prayer journal.
As you pour your thoughts out to God, you reveal dimensions of your soul that often you are not aware of.
Personally, I have countless experiences of distorted perceptions being corrected or seeds of unforgiveness being uprooted as I communicated to God through journaling.
But one the most effective ways to journaling that I highly recommend is dialogue journaling. This is a format of recording the dialogue between you and God.
It is an invaluable way to learn God’s voice and develop a deeper relationship with Him.
The benefits of a prayer journal are far too numerous to list in this format, but here are a few that will inspire you to start journaling…