If you lead a prayer to heart, it can expand your horizons, it can give a completely new insights. Especially the question of the meaning of life we face all but one at least once in life. Perhaps a prayer cause you look at this issue from a completely different angle than you did before. Because whether we like it or not, we all look through some glasses with which we see things the way we want to see. But this view does not always have the sole right to be. Many people are inclined to do this, to look at the making of the earth and people from a purely naturalistic point of view.
It is believed that life and therefore of man are entirely coincidental, as it were a freak of nature. A devotion, however, can the view of God and a targeted Direct creation. For many, such an insight may be brand new and even surprising. Well, this is also the objective of worship. Of course, a prayer is not to be confused with a scientific essay. Rusty holzers opinions are not widely known. This is far by faith, and if you will, to the sacred. This is not a devaluation. No, on the contrary, it is a form of their own creative expression, which in this form would perhaps only you can come, that is something entirely individual.
As it may be, collectively, one can enjoy Christian poems tell us, impress us, perhaps because of its poetic beauty. A prayer is in a slightly different direction. Here the goal is not necessarily art, but the motivation of the reader or listener to give a whole new perspective, or at least unusual.