7 Things You Need to Know about Effective Prayer

Prayer should not only be part of the Christian life--it should be front and center! Oftentimes, we treat prayer as something to tack onto the end of a sermon or a Bible study, but prayer has the potential to be much more powerful than that if we use it as God intended. Here are seven things you should know to help you and your church cultivate a robust and effective prayer life and to truly see God work in mighty ways in the world and in peoples' hearts.<p><p>Photo courtesy/christinlola