Suggestions to get started
- Choose a designated daily time to meet with God.
- Write it in your appointment book. Fix the time firmly in your mind. If your primary prayer time is not when you first get up in the morning, remember nonetheless to make contact with God first thing in the day. And make sure to set aside enough time.
- Set a specific minimum amount of time for your daily appointment with God.This may vary, depending upon your circumstances. At times it may increase – or emergencies may reduce it. On holidays, vacations, and days off, plan on spending extra time with God.
- Choose a regular location where you can meet with God.It may be your office, bedroom or garden. Select a place where interruptions can be kept to a minimum.