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Pivotal Praying: Connecting with God in Times of Great Need

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We all face critical forks in the road-marriage, the death of a loved one, the birth of a child, or a personal health crisis. How are we to pray at these junctures? Perhaps our instinct is to send up a quick "911" prayer, but authors John Hull and Tim Elmore demonstrate how by praying the right prayer at the right time, we can see the incredible impact of what God can do.


Paperback, 240 pages
Published September 1st 2002 by Thomas Nelson
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Anna Magarita
The book was okay.

It was informative; however, a few chapters read as if the authors were trying to put in as much content as they could but they failed to see how this could affect the message they were trying to impart per chapter. The excessive use of illustrations in the book made it read like a collection of tales that fell into the topic discussed.

There were a lot of parts in the book that made me wonder whether the authors either had a hard time writing the chapter because they have yet t
Kelly Anderson
Feb 21, 2014 Kelly Anderson rated it really liked it
This book has been sitting on my bookshelf for years, and for some reason I had never even started it. I recently heard it said that what makes a book really good or bad is how it affects you at the time you read it. I think if I had read this book at other times in my life, I may not have liked it as much, but I think I read it at just the right time. It was just the kind of challenge I needed at this point in my life to pray big prayers, not routine or genie in a bottle prayers. Hull and Elmor ...more
Joe Hansen
Jan 31, 2008 Joe Hansen rated it really liked it
If you ever feel like you'd like to pray, but you don't know how, this book helps give some direction during certain circumstances of life, especially at major crisis moments or big opportunities. Very well written, lots of helpful anecdotes and illustrations.
Jun 28, 2014 Carson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
John and Tim take us through a series of pivotal moments in Scripture and help us see how the godly have prayed in such times - and how God answered.
Good read for us in preparation of facing , or while we are in pivotal times.
Oct 19, 2013 Aya rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: those who have not yet read this!
..will look for a copy, started reading pivotal praying way way back, got hook but wasn't able to finish because my hands got full. borrowed it from manang shang..
Jul 19, 2012 Shannon rated it it was amazing
Shelves: christian
This was an answer to my prayers...I bought it last week Thursday I believe. I am finished..powerful, a great book to exhort the prayer warrior in you.
Jessica Furlong
Nov 03, 2012 Jessica Furlong rated it it was amazing
This helps you tremendously when you are trying to make sense of how to pray, what to pray, and what results to expect. Awesome book!
Kassie mendoza
there is always a pivotal moment for every person to turn back to sin and turn to GOD.
Sep 24, 2007 Shulamite2004 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: mary cris pamatin
pray like connecting directly to the heart of the FATHER
Tim Plett
Jul 10, 2015 Tim Plett rated it really liked it
Shelves: christian, prayer
This is a solid and valuable book.
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This prayer book is a must read!!
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