When God seems distant, it is in those times that you don't stop praying. When it seems as if God has turned His back, we must deliberately get rid of any and all distractions, and trust the fact that He loves us with an unfailing love, and that He will not forsake us, no matter what it seems. Examine your walk and your talk. "Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee (Hebrews 13:5). Encourage yourself. Determine in yourself that you will wait on the Lord no matter what. "And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus (Philippians 4:7).