“The Sacred Art of Prayer & Battling the Yetzer Hara” Syllabus

CMY’s Winter Women’s Bible Study with Rebbetzin Keturah

December 2016-February 2017

Woman Praying in Jerusalem




December 10th & 17th, 2016 @ 4pm-6pm with Live streaming & Chatroom open online

January 28th, 2017 @ 4pm-6pm with Live streaming & Chatroom open online

February 25th, 2017 @ 4pm-6pm with Live streaming & Chatroom open online



Resources used in this class by Rebbetzin Keturah:

  • First Steps in Messianic Jewish Prayer by Aaron Eby (Messianic Jewish Book)
  • Understanding the Purpose & Power of Prayer by Dr. Myles Munroe (Christian Book)
  • A Jewish Woman’s Prayer Book edited by Aliza Lavie (Jewish Italian prayer Book)
  • Women’s Wisdom: The Garden of Peace for Women by Rabbi Shalom Arush (Jewish Breslov book)
  • Battle Plans: How to Fight the Yetzer Hara by Rebbetzin Tzipporah Heller & Sara Yoheved Rigler (Orthodox Jewish Book)


Topics of discussion:

  • Why pray & how do we benefit from it?
  • Definition of prayer & understanding the purpose & power of it
  • What does HaShem expect from us before we pray & when we pray?
  • What happens when we pray?
  • Discuss how we suffer when we ignore praying.
  • The role of gratitude when in need of an answer from HaShem
  • Physical aspects of proper prayer life for a woman
  • The role of women within religious lifestyle where prayer is concerned
  • Discuss the role of community prayer life & personal prayer life-hibotidut
  • How to use Prayer to fight spiritual battles?
  • Define the yetzer hara and understand its power
  • Give you solutions and alternatives when dealing with life situations
  • Show you that we lack nothing in this life
  • Talk about how doing chesed leaves no room for the yetzer hara to take place


You will need a Bible, notepad, pen and an open heart.


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