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In God's Presence
What are we really doing when we pray? Are we communicating with God or merely talking things over with ourselves? If you've ever asked yourself questions like these, this book is for you. In it, a distinguished theologian explores the dynamics of prayer: what it is, what it isn't, and how various kinds of personal and corporate prayer work to bring us into the presence of ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published January 1st 1996 by Christian Board of Publication
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I suspect that I am not the only one who doesn’t know how to pray. When I was young it baffled me as to why we would ask God for things when God was all-powerful and didn’t need our help anyway. As I grew older, I began to ask (as most of us do) why bad things happen to good people, and I grew indignant at a God who would answer the prayers of some and not others. In college I let myself begin to ask seriously ask the questions that followed and that began to change my whole understanding of the ...more
This book explores the dynamics of prayer, what it is and what it isn't. Gave me some fresh insight into how I can deepen my prayer life and quiet times spent with God, and during corporate prayer in worship settings.