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Learn about prayer

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Prayer is a two-way conversation with the Creator of the universe.

But in practice, prayer can often can feel challenging, complicated or confusing. We’ve collected some of our best resources to help you learn more – and grow more – in prayer:

How to Pray – Pete Greig

“Our english word prayer derives from the Latin precarious. We pray because life is precarious. We pray because life is marvellous. We pray because we find ourselves at a loss for many things, but not for the simplest words like ‘please’, ‘thank you’, ‘wow’ and ‘help’.”  

Pete Greig, How to Pray, p4

The best-selling book from 24-7 Prayer founder Pete Greig explores what prayer is, and how to get started.

The Prayer Course

Based on How to Pray, The Prayer Course is a small group video series that equips you and your community to delve deeper into prayer. It features eight sessions focusing on different sections of the Lord’s Prayer.

The Lord’s Prayer

This famous prayer of Jesus is a great starting point for anyone who wants to learn to pray. Go deeper with a handy PDF from our Prayer Course toolshed.

The Bible and Prayer

God’s Word contains lots of different ways to pray and teaching on prayer. We’ve created a guide to help you pray the Bible.

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