1. Your thumb is nearest you. So begin
your prayers by praying for those
closest to you. They are the easiest to
remember. To pray for our loved ones
is, as C. S. Lewis once said, a "sweet duty."
2. The next finger is the pointing finger.
Pray for those who teach, instruct and heal.
This includes teachers, doctors, and
3. The next finger is the tallest finger.
opinion. They need God's guidance.
4. The fourth finger is our ring finger.
Surprising to many is the fact that this is
our weakest finger; as any piano teacher will
testify. It should remind us to pray for those
who are weak, in trouble or in pain. They need
your prayers day and night. You cannot pray
too much for them.
5. And lastly comes our little finger;
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