#1 Praise God - Our Father who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy name - in the prayer Jesus taught us, He started with praising God. you should too!
#2 Seek God's Will- Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done - Do you know what God's purpose for your life is? Whether you answer yes or no, you should continually seek God's plan for your life.
#3 Seek God's Favor - Give us this day our daily bread- What is it that you are in need of? Strength? Healing? Deliverance? Abundance? God has all those things and is just waiting on you to ask Him for them.
#4 Seek and Give Forgiveness - Forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors- If you want your prayers heard and answered, you must profess and seek forgiveness for your sins. You must also forgive those who have hurt you. God knows what they did to you. Let! It! Go!
#5 Seek His Protection - lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil - Whatever is your weakness, seek God's protection from it
#6 Acknowledge God - for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory - Let God know that you know He is the one in complete control
#7 Thank God- In every recorded prayer that Jesus spoke, he gave God thanks. If Jesus thought it was important to give God thanks, you should too!