The Guideposts Handbook of Prayer Author:Phyllis Hobe Have you ever tried to pray but couldn't find the words? Have you ever wondered whether your prayers are getting through to God? Have you ever been asked to lead a group in prayer and found you didn't know how to begin? — Prayer is much more than simply talking to God. It's a powerful spiritual gift that can en... more »rich your life. But it's also a much-misunderstood aspect of faith, as evidenced by concerns above, which readers have expressed to Guideposts in recent years. And in this book Phyllis Hobe addresses each of those concerns with patient instruction and spiritual insight.
THE GUIDEPOSTS HANDBOOK OF PRAYER is divided into four main sections: first, the why of paryaer; then proceeding to the more practical when and where of prayer; and concluding with a unusually helpful examination of what to say when you long to pour out your heart to God.
By Sharing her own prayer experiences and those of other believers, Phyllis Hobe helps you understand and fulfill your need to claim the rich spiritual gifts of prayer. she leads you step-by-step with patient and practical guidelines to translate the lessons into action.
Finally, she has created for every reader a rich keepsake volume, as well as a working handbook, by compiling hundreds of inspiring "model" prayers to get you started. Timeless and beautiful prayers you can use as your own or simply read and enjoy.« less