of Volume 3:
of the Book
us Compare Prayer to other Tools we discuss in our Series:
Compared to Mandalas:
Though Creating a Mandala is Similar to Creating a Prayer, and One
can Pray with a Mandala- A Mandala often Includes or even Focuses
on Pictorial Elements such as a God Symbol and Artwork)
Compared to Affirmations:
Though Creating an Affirmation is Similar to Creating a Prayer,
and One can Pray with an Affirmation- In an Affirmation we Often
Address our Higher or Inner Self/God/the Universe, whereas in the
West, the Traditional View of Prayer has been One of Supplication
to a Separate God. But are There Ways of Praying in a Manner which
Manifests our Highest Good? We'll Discuss this a few Pages Ahead!
Compared to New Thoughts:
Though Paying Attention to our New thoughts is Certainly in the
Realm of Listening to God, which is an Important Catalyst for Prayer,
Let us Think of New Thoughts as Raw Material for any of the other
Spiritual Tools in our series: Which Include Mandalas, Affirmations,
Important Considerations in Regards to the Spiritual Tool of Prayer:
About the Importance and Usefulness of Prayer.
to Pray with the Goal of
Manifesting our Highest Good, the Greatest Good for our World and
those we Love.
the Importance of Language
God in each Prayer
or Saying our Prayers out Loud
that Thing you are Asking for:
A Selection from the Companion Keepsake Series by Michael D. Purvis
which Illustrates this Idea, Plus Further Elucidations on this theme
of "becoming" that thing we are asking for:
Let us not Quibble over Eastern Non-Separation and Western Dualism!
The Important Thing is to Pray as We Feel Most Comfortable, but
Let us Consider Some New Language which is Especially Powerful for
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you to Write your own Prayers on a Regular Basis:
Doing Exercises and Creating prayers
· Reflecting what is going on in the world usually in this
· Reflecting what is going on in the world during each particular
· Reflecting what is going on in your life,
or the lives of those around you during each particular month
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present to you many of my own personal mandalas, and adaptations
based upon them. You will see some repetition of themes and words,
since these samples (or the original mandalas I have based many
of the samples upon) were created as I steadily worked toward some
personal goals. Please let these examples serve as a guide for you
to create your own mandalas, which will help you manifest your own
dreams, as you work toward your own spiritual and temporal goals.
is God Really Like?
How shall we attempt to BE in God's Presence?
reader, let us not quibble over eastern "non-separation"
and western dualism! The important thing is to pray as we feel most
comfortable! What you read and what you see in this book, you will
want to adapt to fit where you are in your spirituality. If you
pick this book up again ten years from now, you may adapt what you
see and read yet again.
is the nature of life. Let us allow ourselves (and others) to be
where we are on our journeys.
is my hope that what you encounter in the remainder of this book
will serve as an inspiration to help you create prayers which fit
you, your heart, mind, spirit, spiritual path and current outlook.
I present them as a catalyst for enhancing your life of prayer.
The following are examples of the sorts of prayers provided in
this volume. They are intended to be for your personal use during
prayer or meditation time. Should you find they fit your needs in
their present form, please utilize them with my blessing! Or, adapt
them or use them as a pattern to write your own prayers which may
better fit and serve your needs.
these prayers be a blessing to you dear reader!
for Personal Healing
am, I thank, I accept personal healing:
I exist in perfect health of body, mind and spirit.
nerves are calm at all times.
am calm, unhurried at all times.
spirit, mind and body are
untroubled by doubt, fear, judgment,
fear of judgment, fear of unsafety, fear of loss.
release, I replace fear and uncertainty
with trust, love, openness, confidence, surety of guidedness.
is in perfect health.
am able to sleep.
get plenty of rest.
feel rested and calm at all times.
trust all my needs are met.
let all unfold at the pace God, my guides, my higher self determines
I do what I can, maintaining balance in my life, body, mind and
I am open to miracles
and open to learning to see miracles a part of the everyday!
I am one with God, and for God miracles are the everyday!)
for the Healing of the World
affirm, I accept for the world:
Go of "There is not enough" mentality
respect and care
together to care for all people, animals, eco-systems.
hearts and minds.
for what we create (art, business, neighborhoods, cities)
and living out our spiritual contract we made before we were here
and caring for each other
for Physical Healing
ask, I allow, I thank
am healed, I now receive:
God's healing and abundant health
Healing in my body, mind and spirit
Tiredness/Need for a lot of sleep
Nerves/Being easily upset
These health issues:
Bones aching (shoulders, neck, back, etc.)
Worry over what others think of myself
Worry everything will fall apart
Worry I might get or am sick
Worry I might die
Worry over punishment after death
Disconnectedness to God
Lack of schedule, which provides enough rest, peace, time for creating,
time in nature,
receive healing for all the above
joyfully receive, right now:
Time at home, time for prayer, study and reading
for the Healing of Our Life
open to receive:
peaceful, love filled, nourished life
connection, intimacy, family, friends, rest, rejuvenation, play,
of mind, heart, soul and body
and increased flow
(for rest, joy-filled experience with my partner, for prayer, reading,
Prayer to Place in One's Vehicle
open to receive
Right now, I am ready for a perfect ordered transition to this new
mode of life and work.
you, God :) !!!
Michael D. Purvis
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