By Alvin J. Vander Griend
"Seven Habits of an Effective Prayer Life" is a book to help believers develop the seven most important habits of a strong prayer life. Readers acquire the seven prayer habits by digging into select Bible passages that clarify or exemplify each habit. Carefully crafted discovery questions encourage students to first reflect on ÛÏprayer habitÛ Scriptures and then to cultivate the prayer habits based on what they have learned. Readers also get help to grow in the prayer habits and to turn them long-lasting behaviors.
Prayer habits are important!åÊ Believers with good prayer habits are going to have a close walk with God, will gain victories over sin, will tend to serve effectively, and will reap a harvest of spiritual blessings.åÊ IsnÛªt that what every believer desires?
Dr. Alvin Vander Griend is currently the Prayer Evangelism Associate or Harvest Prayer Ministries in Terre Haute, IN. Alvin has contributed in major ways to the national prayer movement as a writer, speaker and seminar leader. He is author of the best-selling prayer devotional book "Love to Pray", co-author of the widely used "Praying Church Sourcebook", and has recently published "Praying GodÛªs Heart"ÛÓa book that helps believers be effective in intercession.
Alvin is a co-founder of the Denominational Prayer LeadersÛª Network and a member of AmericaÛªs National Prayer Committee. A longtime pastor and denominational prayer leader, he now continues to contribute to the Mission America CoalitionÛªs national Love 2020 movement.