Praying Church Handbook - Volume 4 - Intercessory Prayer and Mission

Praying Church Handbook - Volume 4 - Intercessory Prayer and Mission


This handbook is a collection of substantive reflections on prayer. Contributors include global and national leaders, as well as Church of God authors, leaders and intercessors. The completed set includes 4 volumes.

The chapters are sprinkled with prayer quotes, and interjected with prayer vignettes. Each chapter is introduced with an historic note or prayer story. The books are contemporary, relevant, addressing cutting edge issues – contextualizing prayer, prophetic and priestly intercession, spiritual mapping, unreached peoples and prayer, a history of prayer including a special focus on the family and prayer, fathers and prayer.

Includes a download with Chapters 28-39 Bonus Chapters and Chapters 40-48 Lament Chapters, as a digital book and in pdf format.

Volume IV Table of Contents:

1. The Ministry of Intercessory Prayer

Section One – First Considerations
2. A Plea for Repentance – Part I – The Need for a Great Awakening
3. A Plea for Repentance – Part II – The Formula for Awakening
4. A Plea for Repentance – Part III – What Will Become of the Nation?
5. Prayer and Imagination
6. Prayer and Vision
7. Praying with the Spirit
8. Efficacy of Prayer
9. Consecration – Its Missional Dimension

Section Two – Intercessory Prayer
10. Am I Really a Watchman?
11. A Call to the Wall
12. Power of Priestly Intercession
13. Power of Prophetic Intercession
14. Intercession: Facts and Feelings
15. Fighting on Your Knees
16. The Pastor’s PIT Crew
17. Listen to the Children Pray
18. Prayer Groups

Section Three – Prayer Evangelism
19. Prayer and the Great Commission
20. The Great Commission at Home
21. Connecting to God’s Work in the World
22. Praying with High Global Impact
23. Prayer as a Strategic Resource in Missions
24. Encourage and Equip Missionaries Through Prayer
25. Spiritual Mapping
26. Giving the Gift of Prayer to Community Leaders
27. Praying for Unreached People Groups

Section Four – Bonus Chapters (Digital)
28. The Presidents and Prayer – Part I
29. The Presidents and Prayer – Part II
30. The Three Great Contemporary Enemies of Prayer
31. How the Brain is Affected by Prayer
32. The Brain-Mind Potential
33. The Prayer Movement: 24-7-365
34. The Prayer and Crisis Referral Network
35. The Prayer Center
36. The Tower We Must Build and the Battle We Must Fight
37. Beyond the Tower and the Battle
38. Church Planting and Prayer
39. The Pastor – Shepherd and Watcher of the Flock

Section Five – Lament (Digital)
40. Lament as Prayer
41. The Lament Psalms – Finding a Theological Trajectory
42. The Lament Psalms – Restoring Order
43. The Nature and Character of Lament
44. Lament in the New Testament
45. Lament in the New Testament – Answered with Resurrection
46. Modern Western Resistance to Lament
47. Intercessory Lament
48. Breaking the Silence

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 8.5 × 5.5 × 2 in