How to pray

The Practice of the Presence of God by Brother Lawrence

Name The Practice of the Presence of God by Brother Lawrence Prayer Category How to pray Description Published by Spire This thin volume is a classic that has become the favorite of many. Brother Lawrence lived in a monastery in France in the mid 1600’s, yet his ideas can be practiced today whoever you are,…

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The Kneeling Christian

Name The Kneeling Christian by an Unknown Christian Prayer Category How to pray Description This is a small book that was originally published in England prior to WW 2 that was rediscovered by new generations when it was published by Zondervan in the U.S. This book speaks with straight-forward Biblical truth about what the Scriptures…

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The Fasting Edge by Jentezen Franklin

Name The Fasting Edge by Jentezen Franklin Prayer Category How to pray Description Jentezen Franklin has a best selling book entitled Fasting and The Fasting Edge is his latest book on the subject published 2011. The main idea of this book is how fasting can help us regain our spiritual edge when we feel dull.…

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The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson

Name The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson Prayer Category Intercession, how to pray Description The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson. Subtitle: “Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears.” Published by Zondervan 2011. Contents: The First Circle – Dream Big The Second Circle – Pray Hard The Third Circle – Think Long Keep Circling…

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Sanctuary of the Soul by Richard J. Foster

Name Sanctuary of the Soul by Richard J. Foster Prayer Category meditation Description IVP Books in 2011. A wonderful small book (163 total pages) about Foster’s journey and from the stories of others in their practical prayer life. It is divided into 3 main parts. Part One: Laying the Foundation. Part Two: Stepping Into Meditative…

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Praying with the Body by Roy DeLeon

Name Praying with the Body by Roy DeLeon Description Subtitle: Bringing the Psalms to Life Published by Paraclete Press 2009 This book presents a detailed plan for using the Psalms as prayer by creating prayer sessions for personal prayer time that involve attuning your body to prayer and using it to create gestures that express…

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Praying in Color by Sybil MacBeth

Name Praying in Color by Sybil MacBeth Description Subtitle: Drawing a New Path to God. Paraclete Press 2007 This books tells about a meditative prayer practice of drawing shapes and colors on paper as you pray. The book includes how-to instructions as well as illustrations and personal tips of the author. She also tells how…

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Prayerwalking: Praying On Site with Insight by Steve Hawthorne and Graham Kendrick

Name Prayerwalking: Praying On Site with Insight by Steve Hawthorne and Graham Kendrick Prayer Category how to pray; intercession Description Publisher: Charisma House This book focuses on learning how to prayerwalk in neighborhoods and cities. An appendix entitled “A Short Course on Prayerwalking” can be copied and distributed. Review: Hawthorne and Kendrick define prayerwalking as…

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Prayer: Finding the Heart’s True Home by Richard J. Foster

Name Prayer: Finding the Heart’s True Home by Richard J. Foster Prayer Category how to pray Description Published by Harper One. Richard J. Foster is the author of the bestselling book Celebration of Discipline and the founder of a renewal ministry called Renovare. The book is divided into three major sections based on “movements” of…

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Prayer: Conversing with God by Rosalind Rinker

Name Prayer: Conversing with God by Rosalind Rinker Prayer Category how to pray Description Publisher: Zondervan This book is a prayer classic on conversational prayer. Review: Someone recommended this book to me many years ago, and it revolutionized my own personal prayer life. God became a Person that I conversed with in prayer, and not…

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