The Practice of Prayer: Part 1, the Character of Prayer.
From the publisher:
Are your prayers boring, impoverished, and repetitious? Do you want to prayer more effectively, more often? Do you want your prayers to be richer, fuller, and more meaningful? Dr. McDowell uses his extensive experience in researching, writing, and teaching about prayer to demonstrate how our prayers can be all of those things. Analysis of biblical prayers, stories about real-life practices, and the presentation of a variety of styles and models of prayer will help you to find the practice of prayer that engages you where you are, and, through that, glorifies God. After all, as Dr. McDowell writes ‘prayer is primarily about relationship, and relationships are all unique, alive, and full of variety.