praying_on_bible_redPrayer is so vitally important in our churches and homes. We believe it is important to pass on some resources for those of you who want to do more reading and study on how to draw closer to God through prayer. Here are a few books you might consider:

Answering God: The Psalms as Tools for Prayer by Eugene Peterson

The Armchair Mystic By Mark Thibodeaux

Awed to Heaven, Rooted to Earth: the Prayers of Walter Brueggemann

The Hour that Changes the World By Dick Eastman

Letters to Malcolm by CS Lewis

Lord Teach Us to Pray to Andrew Murray (Free on kindle!)

Make Me Like Jesus: The Courage To Pray Dangerously by Michael Philips

The Papa Prayer By Larry Crabb

Praying in Color by Sybil MacBeth

Prayer by Tim Keller

Prayer, Does it Make Any Difference? By Philip Yancey

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

Prayers by Michel Quoist

Soul Work By Randy Harris

When God’s People Pray By Jim Cymbala (Also see the DVD & Participants’ Guide)

Wonder, Fear and Longing: A Book of Prayers by Mark Yaconelli