In this six-session video-based study, award-winning author Philip Yancey gets to the heart of our relationship with God, answering difficult questions about prayer. What is prayer? How does it work? And more importantly, does it work? In theory, prayer is the essential human act, a priceless point of contact between us and the God of the universe. In practice, prayer is often frustrating, confusing, and fraught with mystery. Prayer is an exploration of the mysterious intersection where God and humans meet and relate.
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In Session 1, you will learn to shift your thinking to "God's Eye View" and know that he is in control, not you.
Session 2 looks at the prayers of Jesus as answers to why people pray.
In Session 3 you will learn how to engage with God through prayer, sharing thoughts and feelings like a friend.
In Session 4 you will learn that there is no formula for prayer, bur you need to make time each day to spend in prayer.
Session 5 looks at why some prayers go unanswered and why it's important to keep company with God when this happens.
In Session 6, you will learn to find balance in prayer and action and how to make God's presence visible in your life.