Prayer Helps (Resources)

2a5c6c54ca1de796703399d686dc0a9d“Watching is a vital part of praying. God wants us to seek out the holes in the walls of nations, churches, and individual lives. Just as David and Joshua found out why God’s blessing had dried up, it is our job as prophetic intercessors today to find these gaps and fill them with prayer.” – Murray Dueck

If you’ve read my blog long enough, you should know that…

PRAYER is like breathing to me

Here are some of my favourite words of life and battle songs I use to pray for various circumstances.

Feel free to use them and adapt them. Powerful prayer is not found in simply saying words, but in engaging your heart, mind and soul.

I like written prayers to focus myself, but I often just pray in the flow of the Holy Spirit!

Reflective Reading Template (Lectio Divina)

The listening prayer process

Five Prayer Focuses of Examen

Questions to Ask God

Praying On the Armour of God

Protection Prayer. positive focus

SIM- Spiritual Warfare

Being Effective in Spiritual Warfare

Battle Prayers by Liberty Savard

31 Days of Prayer – Guide for your Church

Jan 10-15 – Prayer Focus – handout:  This gives a glimpse into the power of prayer within my circles when I was a traditional church pastor for 10 years. (I once spoke to church leaders about my prayer-led journey as a traditional church pastor. It gives a glimpse of my prayer foundation of seeking Holy Spirit.) Plus my Jan 10-15 Prayer Focus – speaking notes

Lords Prayer Approach to Prayer

Prayers for broken relationships

Some stories and books and sermons on prayer that have inspired me…

Fresh Wind, Fresh Fire: What Happens When God’s Spirit Invades the Hearts of His People – Jim Cymbala

Rees Howells: Intercessor – Norman Grubb

How to Listen to God – Charles Stanley

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

The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears – Mark Batterson

Prayer – O. Hallesby

What Happens When Women Pray – Evelyn Christenson

Sermon notes from Charles Stanley on Listening to God

P.R.A.Y – a simply prayer acrostic – great for kids and new believers