The Hour That Changes the World: A Practical Plan for Personal Prayer

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Chosen Books, Oct 1, 2002 - Religion - 160 pages
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The Hour That Changes the World, first published by Baker in 1978, is a classic book on prayer that offers practical suggestions on how readers can revitalize their prayer lives. Dick Eastman challenges Christians to spend one hour each day in prayer, and he outlines a twelve-step prayer program to help them accomplish the task.
By dividing one hour into twelve five-minute "points of focus," such as praise, waiting, confession, and Scripture praying, believers will develop a more consistent habit of daily prayer. The Hour That Changes the World draws heavily on Scripture and classic devotional writers and includes an appendix titled "Scriptural Intercession."
This 25th anniversary edition features a new introduction by Eastman and a new foreword by Joni Eareckson Tada, in which she writes: "The Hour That Changes the World may appear small and modest, but don't let its size fool you. Full of biblical insights about prayer, packed with testimonies of prayer warriors from years past, brimming with practical suggestions that will help you carve out a purposeful time of praise and intercession, Dick Eastman's book is arguably the most significant book on prayer written in modern times."
 

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This book is a hidden jewel!!!

User Review  - Bosslady6073 - Christianbook.com

If you are looking to have a quality prayer life this is the book for you to start with along with your Bible. Also makes for good teaching and study material with or without a group. Bravo Mr. Eastman Read full review

Review: The Hour That Changes the World: A Practical Plan for Personal Prayer, 25th Anniversary Edition

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Very informational book Read full review

Contents

Thoughts
9
The Slender Nerve of Power
17
The Act of Divine Adoration
28
The Act of Soul Surrender
35
The Act of Declared Admission
44
The Act of Faith
53
The Act of Mental Awareness
61
The Act of Earnest Appeal
71
The Act of Personal Supplication
80
The Act of Expressed
87
The Act of Divine Magnification
118
Scriptural Intercession
131
Bibliography
145
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About the author (2002)

Dick Eastman is the president of Every Home for Christ and author of Celebration of Praise, No Easy Road, Love On Its Knees, and several other books. He lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with his wife, Dee, and is a prayer leader respected across denominational boundaries.

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