As it turned out, it was a great exercise. The paper enabled me to really think about what we pray for and why we pray for it. Thy kingdom come… What do I mean by that and what am I really asking for? It took me six pages to fully answer the question for myself.
When you get a chance, open up the Sunday bulletin and look at the words to the Lord’s Prayer. What does each phrase mean to you? The answer may be more than you think.