In a world fraught with difficulties and spiritual battles, "THE POWERFUL WEAPON OF PRAYER: A Healthy Prayer Life" serves as an essential guide for every Christian seeking a fulfilling and effective prayer life. This in-depth exploration does more than just scratch the surface—it provides comprehensive insights into the doctrine, theology, and practice of prayer as outlined in Scripture.
Section 1 starts by establishing the sheer Importance of Prayer, touching upon the sobriety and mindfulness we must maintain in our communication with God. From learning the Lord's Prayer to understanding how Jehovah provides for our daily needs, this section lays the foundation for a lifetime of meaningful dialogue with the Father.
Moving on, Section 2 aims at Improving Our Prayers. When should we pray, and how can we enhance the quality of our prayers? This segment goes further to tackle a sensitive issue—why some prayers may not receive the answer we hope for, emphasizing the role of God's Will in answering prayers.
Section 3 is dedicated to identifying Prayers that the Father Listens To and Answers According to His Will and Purposes. Here, you'll find enriching discussions about the significance of humility and contrition, and why living a righteous life is vital for an efficacious prayer life. This section also confronts the challenging topic of why not all prayer requests are granted.
The final part of the book, Section 4, provides Biblical Answers to Difficult Subjects that are often stumbling blocks for many, such as dealing with doubt and confronting spiritual warfare.
The book is capped off with several appendices that delve into complex issues—how to reconcile faith with the world's harsh realities, understanding God's requirements, and identifying markers of true Christianity, among others.
Whether you're a spiritual novice or a seasoned believer, "THE POWERFUL WEAPON OF PRAYER: A Healthy Prayer Life" offers a comprehensive look into the subject, affirming that prayer isn't just a ritual but a powerful weapon granted to us by God for a victorious Christian life.
- Publisher: Christian Publishing House (February 16, 2017)
- Language: English
- Paperback: 118 pages
- ISBN-10: 1945757418
- ISBN-13: 978-1945757419
- Item Weight: 12.2 ounces
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
EDWARD D. ANDREWS (AS in Criminal Justice, BS in Religion, MA in Biblical Studies, and MDiv in Theology) is CEO and President of Christian Publishing House. He has authored over 220+ books. In addition, Andrews is the Chief Translator of the Updated American Standard Version (UASV).