Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Prayer is when you talk to God. Meditation is when God talks to you. However, both can go together - as you sift away distractions while Praying and get to the stage of Concentration to what you are Praying about Meditation sets in.
Do Dishes, Rake Leaves: The Wisdom of the Ancient Homemakers