Articles on Prayer

Remarkable Answers to Prayer

Getting Ready for Prayer Week

by John Piper

Prayer is like marriage. It should be a mix of both discipline and spontaneity.

Not Just a Successful Church

An Invitation to More

by John Piper

Why pray? Because God aims to make us co-victors with him.

Backfire Casualties

by John Piper

The danger of prayer is that you may become the answer to your own request.

Prayer and Predestination

A Conversation Between Prayerful and Prayerless

by John Piper

A conversation between "Prayerful" and "Prayerless" on why we ask God to do what he already intends to do.

The Hour That Changes The World

by John Piper

Prayer is the slender nerve that moves the muscle of Omnipotence.

I Plant, You Water

by John Piper

No church can remain fruitless if it soaks the seed of the Word in fervent, hungry prayer week after week.

How To Pray For Half-an-Hour

by John Piper

Three suggestions for how to persevere and profit in prayer.