Christianity Unpacked

Prayer

Why is prayer so important for Christians?

What is prayer?

How do Christians pray?

Why do Christians consider prayer so important?

Watch this presentation to find out the answer to these and other questions.

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Use this sheet to think how Christian pray and what they may say.

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