In Prayer 101, experienced prayer leader Elaine Helms offers support for local church prayer ministry leaders looking for a tool to train and equip the body of Christ. Consisting of eight chapters, Prayer 101 helps the new believer---as well as Christians with a dry or nonexistent prayer life---understand key principles of intercession. Develop a new confidence to pray in private or in public and to intercede for those in your life!
With some basic training in intercessory prayer, you can learn to pray the way God intendedwith eternal impact. If you would you like to hear Gods voice and know that He hears yours, begin to understand biblical principles outlined in Prayer 101. Learn to apply this knowledge to your personal and church prayer life through the variety of prayer opportunities available to intercessors today. For church leaders who recognize that members are often intimidated by the commitment to intercessory prayer, Prayer 101 is an invaluable training resource. Aspiring intercessors can be equipped to serve in a variety of prayer opportunities throughout the church. Timid no longer. Be transformed into an enthusiastic, praying Christian who unlocks the power to make a difference in this world. Be equipped to pray in private or in public.
Elaine Helms is manager of prayer and spiritual awakening at the North American Mission Board where she chairs the interentity prayer leaders team and facilitates an annual meeting of SBC state convention prayer leaders. She represents Southern Baptists on the National Prayer Committee and the Denominational Prayer Leaders Network. She previously served for 12 years as a prayer ministry coordinator on the staff of a large church in Atlanta, where she trained members, spoke at other churches, and learned firsthand what intercessors want and need to know in order to become effective in prayer. She now travels frequently across the US and Canada speaking and teaching on prayer.