Praying Forward Together Resources

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Praying Circles

Mark Batterson has a surprising secret weapon to parenting: prayer. Batterson shares a perfect blend of biblical yet practical advice that will revolutionize parents’ prayer lives by giving them a guide describing seven important ways to pray for their children, such as praying for a hedge of protection and forming prayer circles. Using stories and experience, Batterson shares seven prayer circles that will help parents pray  for  their kids. In this book parents will learn... Read More

Prayer Walking

Prayer Walking Praying On-site with Insight   “The harvest is abundant, but the workers are few. Therefore, pray to the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest.” (Luke 10:2) Oswald Chambers states it another way, “Prayer does not fit us for the greater work; prayer is the greater work.” God in His sovereignty has chosen to partner with us through prayer. As we ask Him to give us laborers for the Harvest, He will respond by gripping the... Read More

Praying in Color

Maybe you hunger to know God better. Maybe you love color. Maybe you are a visual or kinesthetic learner, a distractable or impatient soul, or a word-weary pray-er. Perhaps you struggle with a short attention span, a restless body, or a tendency to live in your head. This prayer form can take as little or as much time as you have or want to commit, from 15 minutes to a weekend retreat."A new prayer form gives God an invitation and a new door to penetrate the locked cells of our... Read More

A Praying Life

Prayer is so hard that unless circumstances demand it―an illness, or saying grace at a meal―most of us simply do not pray. We prize accomplishments and productivity over time in prayer. Even Christians experience this prayerlessness―a kind of practical unbelief that leaves us marked by fear, anxiety, joylessness, and spiritual lethargy. Prayer is all about relationship. Based on the popular seminar by the same name,  A Praying Life  has discipled thousands of Christians to a... Read More

How to Talk to Children about Prayer

Why...? Who...? When...? Kids are full of questions that can challenge even the most knowledgeable and experienced parent, teacher, or catechist. How can we help our children grasp matters of faith that are often difficult for adults to understand? In this booklet, Kathy Hendricks offers a great guide to the nature of prayer, how to pray, what to pray for, how to pray when you don t feel like it, whether or not God hears us, and much more. Excellent family activities and short prayers to... Read More

Prayer: A Song-Based Resource for Children

Throughout the history of the church, godly men and women have taken seriously the command to “lay up these words of mine in your heart and in your soul” and to “teach them to your children, talking of them when you are sitting in your house, and when you are walking by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise.” We have been given great help in our task by men who wrote instructional material that we could then use with our children. The Greek word ... Read More

10 Ways to Pray with Kids

Discovering ways to pray with children offers them space for connection with God and, not surprisingly, has been shown to improve well-being time and again. Consequently, we give our children an invaluable and timeless gift when we teach them how to pray. Additionally, it’s a gift they can carry with them throughout all of life.   Read the full article here Read More

Creative Family Prayer Times

Creative Family Prayer Times is collection of 52 innovative prayer ideas to help you add meaning to family devotions. Divided into daily, monthly, and yearly activities, these hands-on, creative ideas will bring a change of pace to what you already do during family prayer.   Purchase on Amazon Read More