The Art of Effective Prayer

The Art of Effective Prayer

Air Date: 2015-09-04

Christians often toss prayers up with little regard for the nature of their intended recipient. But when we rightly pray, it is our righteous Father in Heaven who hears us–a Father who loves us, and who intends good toward us.

Crawford Loritts

Crawford Loritts, senior pastor at the Fellowship Bible Church in Roswell, Georgia, has devoted his life to sharing God’s Word with others. As a teenager, Crawford committed his life to Christ during a Sunday morning service. In 1978, Crawford joined the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ, serving as a traveling speaker, ministering to both college students and the lay community. Crawford later served as associate director of Campus Crusade for Christ, where he provided input to the general direction of the organization in the United States, mentored young leaders and used his speaking and writing talents to serve as a representative of the organization.

In addition to a bachelor of science degree, Crawford has been honored with a Doctor of Divinity from Biola University, a Doctor of Sacred Theology from Philadelphia College of the Bible, a Doctor of Letters from Trinity International University, and a Doctor of Divinity from Moody Bible Institute.

Crawford and his wife, Karen, have been married for 39 years. They have four grown children and seven grandchildren.