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Prayer Resources

Prayer Resources

Introduction to Prayer

Foster, Richard. Prayer; Finding the Heart’s True Home. (1992, San Francisco, Harper)

Kreeft, Peter. Prayer, The Great Conversation: Straight Answers to Tough Questions about Prayer. (1991, San Francisco, Ignatius)


Intercessory Prayer

Weins, Gary. Bridal Intercession. (2001, Greenwood, Oasis House)
 
Greig, Pete. Red Moon Rising. (2005, Lake Mary, Relevant Books)

Greig, Peter & Andy Freeman. Punk Monk. (2007, Ventura, Regal Books)

Smith, Alice. Beyond the Veil. (2010, Regal)


Prayer Ministry

Blue, Ken. Authority to Heal. (2009, Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press)

Payne, Leanne. The Healing Presence. (1995, Grand Rapids, Baker)
 
Sanford, Agnes. The Healing Light. (1972, New York, Ballantine)
 
Wimber, John. Power Healing. (1987, New York, Harper Collins)


Listening Prayer (Prophecy)

Bickle, Michael. Growing in the Prophetic. (1996, Lake Mary, Charisma House)
 
Blackaby, Experiencing God. 1990 Nashville, LifeWay Press)
 
Deere, Jack. The Beginner’s Guide to the Gift of Prophecy. (2001, Ventura, Regal)
 
Grudem, Wayne. The Gift of Prophecy. (2000, Wheaton, Crossway Books)
 
Payne, Leanne. Listening Prayer. (1994, Grand Rapids, Baker)


Discipleship Habits for Effective Prayer
 
Bickle, Mike. The Rewards of Fasting. (2006, Kansas City, Forerunner[?])

Calhoun, Adele Ahlberg. Spiritual Disciplines Handbook: Practices that Transform Us. (2005, Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press)
 
Chavda, Mahesh. The Hidden Power of Prayer and Fasting. (1998, Shippesburg, Destiny Image)
 
De Caussade, Jean-Paul, Sacrament of the Present Moment. (1982, New York, Harper Collins)
 
Foster, Richard. Celebration of Discipline.  (1998, San Francisco, Harper)

Graybeal, Lynda & Julia Roller. Connecting with God: A Spiritual Formation Guide. (2006, San Francisco, Harper Collins)
 
Keating, Thomas. Open Mind, Open Heart. (2001, New York, Continuum Publishing)
 
Willard, Dallas. The Divine Conspiracy. (1997, San Francisco, Harper)


Additional Helpful Books
 
Moore, Beth. Praying God's Word: Breaking Free from Spiritual Strongholds. (2000, Nashville, Broadman & Holman)

Wright, N.T. Evil and the Justice of God. (2006, Downers Grove, InterVarsity Press)

Wright, N.T. Surprised by Hope. (2008, New York, Harper Collins)