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Top Resources (each leads to many more resources)

LDS.org: All General Conference Talks on Prayer

LDS.org: Lesson Ideas for Children, Youth, and Adults

LDS.org: Resources for teaching Children about Prayer (Videos, Stories, Activities)

LDS.org: Topic page on Prayer

LDS.org: Bible Dictionary on Prayer

LDS.org: What the Church Teaches about Prayer

LDS.org: How Prayer Can Change Your Life

See also: "Family Prayer"  

Special Issue on Prayer - January 1976 Ensign 


General Resources

A Prayer for Children

And God Said "No"

Ask for what you need - Orson F. Whitney's experience with specific prayer

Ask for what you need - A Missionary's experience with specific prayer

Contact Lens story - shared by Richard Cracroft at a BYU Dev.

Contact Lens Story - Part II (from BYU Dev.)

Daddy's Empty Chair

Dear Friend  (a letter from Jesus)

Five Finger Prayer

God answers prayer of Swedish convert--His way  (story of bicycle and wind)

"I Have a Problem"

Prayer

Prayer (A conversation with Heavenly Father)

Serenity Prayer (God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change)

Story:  Heber J. Grant asking Jesse Knight for $5,000

Story from the life of Spencer W. Kimball

Story:  Orphan in Romania needing a child-size walker  (Pres. Monson, CR Oct. 1997)

"The Power and Efficacy of Prayer" - 2 stories from Gen. Conf. April 1977, Ezra Taft Benson


Poems

An Ancient Prayer

"Hello God"

"I Said a Prayer For You Today"

Living What We Pray For (poem: I knelt to pray when day was done, and prayed......)

"Only What I Need..."

Prayer For This House

Prayer ( I know God answers prayer...)

Prayers and Answers (I asked for.....)

Prayer Rock Poem

Sometimes the Answer's  "No!"

The Difference


General Conference Talks

"Hallowed Be Thy Name" - Howard W. Hunter

"Learning to Recognize Answers to Prayer" - Richard G. Scott 

"Our Father Which Art in Heaven" - L. Tom Perry

"Patterns of Prayer" - Bruce R. McConkie

"Peace through Prayer" - Rex D. Pinegar

"Prayer" - Ezra Taft Benson

"Prayers and Answers" - Boyd K. Packer

"The Family Influence" - Spencer W. Kimball

"The Language of Prayer" - Dallin H. Oaks 


Quotes

Quotes  (link--to Daily Wool)

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Quotes on Prayer with large printable PDF


BYU Speeches

"Improving Our Prayers" - Joseph B. Wirthlin

"God Answers Prayers" - BYU-Hawaii - Mission President Mark H. Willes

"Stones in the Wall" - H. Burke Peterson 

"The Power and Blessings From Prayer" - BYU-Idaho


Additional Articles

"Importance and Efficacy of Prayer" - President N. Eldon Tanner - Ensign

"Know He Is There" - Marvin J. Ashton  Ensign

"Lost on the Tundra" - Ensign

"Prayer--Try Again" - Ensign

"Teaching Children through Prayer" Ensign

"The Importance of Prayer" - Franklin D. Richards Ensign

"The Robbery"


Mormon Ads and New Era Posters

"Believe"

"Missing Person?"

"Need to Talk?"

"Pray Aloud"

"Puzzled"

"Send a Knee Mail"

"Something in Common"

"Standing Tall"

"Stay on the Right Track"

"The Best Exercise of All"


Lessons in Church Manuals

"Praying to Our Heavenly Father" - Gospel Principles

"The Power of Personal Prayer" - Preparing for Exaltation


Family Home Evening Lessons and More for Children

FHE: "Heavenly Father Answers Our Prayers" (FHE Resource Book at lds.org)

Sharing Time: "I Pray for Others"

FHE: "Prayer" (PDF)


Library Books & CDs

"Receiving Answers to Our Prayers" - Gene R. Cook


Large Printable Quotes for Posting

"7 days without prayer makes one weak."

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"Prayer keeps a man from sin--and sin keeps a man from prayer."

-Brigham Young-

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