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Prayers From The Heart
From the bestselling author of "Prayer: Finding the Heart's True Home." A beautiful gift book of prayers that nurture a deep and ongoing dialogue with God in the midst of our hectic lives.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published February 2nd 1995 by Hodder & Stoughton Religious
(first published June 18th 1994)
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What a beautiful little prayer book! I'm sure I'm not alone in that I have a hard time finding the right words when I pray. I could probably write some, but to make one on the fly is very difficult. To have these prayers to use in various situations will be helpful. They are simple and eloquent and speak from the heart. This would make a wonderful gift for someone on a spiritual journey.
An interesting and helpful collection of topical prayers by historical church mystics and leaders, including some of Foster's own prayers. While the Psalms and other Scriptures provide good examples to guide our own prayers, Foster helps apply those truths to his own (and hopefully our) context. Worth reading!
Richard J. Foster is the author of several bestselling books, including Celebration of Discipline, Streams of Living Water, and Prayer, which was Christianity Today's Book of the Year and the winner of the Gold Medallion Award from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. He is the founder of Renovaré, an intrachurch movement committed to the renewal of the Church in all her multifaceted ...moreMore about Richard J. Foster...