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The Joy of Listening to God

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For many, prayer is a time to pour out our concerns to God. But are we so busy talking that we fail to listen to all the riches he has for us? Joyce Huggett was an ordinary Christian who told God her problems and desires. But then there was a change. Slowly she began to discover that God revealed himself to her when she was quiet before him. A whole new dimension of prayer ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published February 28th 1987 by IVP Books (first published January 30th 1987)
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Yazmin Armstrong
Jun 12, 2015 Yazmin Armstrong rated it it was amazing
This book was God's answers to my many questions about hearing Him and articulating His voice... It provides great, practical and very useful advice in getting closer to Him, as well as bring the basic truth back in: the Bible is the first and foremost and most important way to hear Him. I love how this author just oozes wisdom and, with no hesitation, recounts her many experiences (both failures, successes, and struggles) in utter honesty. She allows the reader to (hopefully) learn and gain ins ...more
Emily
Sep 10, 2011 Emily rated it really liked it
Very helpful and practical guide for drawing closer to God. I appreciated how the author shared her experiences, the good and bad, and offered not only her opinions but also those of many other pray-ers who have gone before. Definitely a book to be chewed on and not just skimmed through.
Rebecca Romaneski
Mar 25, 2007 Rebecca Romaneski rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: anyone who wants to grow spiritually
This is an EXCELLENT book on prayer, solitude, and hearing God. The author is very wise and she provides many practical ideas and suggestions to help the reader develop his/her prayer and deovtional time. I highly recommend it for anyone who wants to grow spiritually.
Catherine
Feb 18, 2008 Catherine rated it it was amazing
This book completely transformed my approach and experience of prayer. This is in my top 5 all-time favorite list. Very practical and easy to read with lots of examples.
Kathryn
Oct 22, 2012 Kathryn rated it it was amazing
Very personal connection w/ this book. Learned about being quiet and thoughtful, seeking God in the quiet spaces.
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Shelves: christian
Mystical in a down to earth way.
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