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Powerful According to God: 31 Days of Meditation in Prayer from the Writings of Watchman Nee
by Watchman Nee
Prayer is the very breath of spiritual life. It begins with the sinner's prayer and it ends with the saint's final committing his spirit to God. It is so simple that a child can utter, yet it is so profound that it requires a lifetime to learn. There is no graduation from the school of prayer. Prayer measures the spirituality of a believer. It is the highest ministry one ...more
Paperback, 219 pages
Published October 28th 2005 by Christian Fellowship Publishers
(first published 2005)
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There are excerpts from Watchman Nee writings on prayer. It give you a good over view on his idea of prayer. His mystical approach to prayer and scripture both repels and attracts me. It also is a work that tackles well the inside motivation of the heart's approach to prayer. I would not recommend the book to an immature christian, Watchman takes multiple scriptures out of context and them continues to misuse the verse in application.
Watchman Nee (Chinese: 倪柝聲; pinyin: Ní Tuòshēng; Foochow Romanized: Ngà̤ Táuk-sĭng; 1903–1972) was a Chinese Christian author and church leader during the early 20th century. He spent the last 20 years of his life in prison and was severely persecuted by the Communists in China. Together with Wangzai, Zhou-An Lee, Shang-Jie Song, and others, Nee founded The Church Assembly Hall, later which would ...moreMore about Watchman Nee...