Resources for Prayer
(These are just suggestions. What prayer resources have been helpful to you?)
All Will Be Well, a Gathering of Healing Prayers edited by Lyn Klug.
Very accessible prayers for anyone.
Becoming Jesus' Prayer: Transforming Your Life Through the Lord's Prayer by Gregory Palmer, Cindy McCalmont, and Brian Milford.
Circle of Grace by Jan Richardson. These are beautiful blessings that follow the church seasons.
Listen, Praying in a Noisy World by Bishop Rueben P. Job.
The Top 100 Prayers of the Bible by Ed Strauss.
Prayer, Finding the Heart’s True Home by Richard Foster. Foster walks through 21 approaches to prayer.
Prayers from the Heart by Richard Foste. Foster offers prayers for the journey inward, upward and outward.
What the Prayers of Jesus Tell Us About the Heart of God by Shane Stanford
During this time you may also want to follow the work of the Finding Our Way Forward Commission. You can learn more about their work at www.umc.org/who-we-are/commission-on-a-way-forward.
Finding Our Way: Love and Law in The United Methodist Church by Neil M. Alexander, Gregory V. Palmer, Rueben P. Job, Hope Morgan Ward, Melvin G. Talbert, Kenneth H. Carter, Jr. J. Michael Lowry, John K. Yambasu and Rosemarie Wenner
Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White by Adam Hamilton.
The Unity of the Church and Human Sexuality Study Guide by General Board of Higher Education and Ministry.
What Are We Fighting For? Coming Together Around What Matters Most by Thomas Bickerton.