Live a Praying Life® gives readers keys to authentic Christian living through a deepened prayer life.
For more than 20 years, Jennifer Kennedy Dean has researched and practiced the principles of her bestselling Bible study of the same title. This new trade edition breaks down and delivers the time‐tested principles of praying. Readers will find it easy to understand prayer—its purpose, process, practice, and promise as they look at prayer through God’s view—His Word. Excellent illustrations and word pictures describe how to get at prayer that pleases God and satisfies the pray‐er’s deepest desires.
“I had the pleasure of listening to Jennifer Kennedy Dean share a brief, morning devotion on prayer. The depth, insight, and truth of her words spoke to me in a powerful way. A few minutes with Jennifer challenged me and changed my praying life. With Live a Praying Life!, I can engage in more than a few minutes. I can look forward to more learning and growing and communing with the Lord.”
– Kendra Smiley, conference speaker and author of Journey of a Strong-Willed Child
“A great book to grow your intimacy with the Father and gain confidence that He hears and answers prayer.”
– Fern Nichols, founder and president, Moms In Touch International
“Live a Praying Life! is an immensely valuable book on prayer. Reading it and applying its truths will infuse your life with faith and bring a new dimension to your prayer life, helping you to discover a more vibrant relationship with Christ.”
– Cheri Fuller, speaker and author of The One Year Book of Praying Through the Bible, A Busy Woman’s Guide to Prayer, and Mother-Daughter Due
“I love the simple way Jennifer Kennedy Dean explains biblical truths in a way that excites me and inspires my prayer life. I’ve grown in my understanding of Jesus and I’ve been drawn into His presence. Highly recommended!”
– Tricia Goyer, author of Blue Like Play Dough
About the Author
Jennifer Kennedy Dean is executive director of The Praying Life Foundation and a respected author and speaker. She has written numerous books such as Live a Praying Life®, Heart’s Cry, Fueled by Faith, The Life Changing Power in the Name of Jesus, Secrets Jesus Shared, and Clothed with Power. She writes for magazine such as Pray! and Spirit Led Woman. Her book, Live a Praying Life®, has been called a flagship work on prayer, and the anniversary edition was a finalist for 2011 Retailer’s Choice Award. Widely recognized as an unusually gifted communicator of the deep truths of God’s Word, Jennifer speaks all over the world calling God’s people to discover the difference between “a prayer life” and “a praying life.” She is also a member of America’s National Prayer Committee and Advanced Writers and Speakers Association. Jennifer was widowed in 2005 after 26 years of marriage to Wayne Dean, her partner both in life and ministry. They are the parents of three grown sons. Jennifer makes her home in Marion, Kentucky.