Other than being a geek, why would I want a prayer kneeler?
I want to build habits that embody my values. I believe prayer to be essential in my relationship with God. Yet I find myself struggling to do it. So a prayer kneeler gives me a physical marker to help develop a significant habit.
It's too easy to form bad habits. We find ourselves in patterns that don't reflect our values. Mobility and technology give us more options than any time in human history. But with endless choices, we easily default to unhealthy modes of operation. All too often we fall into negative routines without even thinking about it.
In essence, a bad habit is when we norm the negative. Consider the following areas in which poor habits are developed.