The Barber Who Wanted To Pray
Master Peter is a barber well known to all in his village. One day, when Martin Luther the Reformer walks into his shop, the ba ...more
This book on prayer uses 3 guides: The Lord's Prayer, the 10 Commandments, and the Apostle's Creed. See Keller's book on Prayer for much more detail. ...more
Dans ce livre, Sproul enseigne aux enfants à prier et le fait excellemment bien. Nous disons souvent aux enfants de parler ...more
The narrative is aimed at children but can be appreciated by readers of all ages, and the illustrations are very realistic and evocative ...more
Like many of Dr. Sproul’s books, this one is a story within a stor ...more
The story begins with a child asking her father to teach her how to pray. In response, he tells the story of Martin Luther and his barber and outlines the basics of Dr. Luther's simple method for pra ...more
“Daddy, can you teach me how to pray?” My daughter’s asked me this question on at least one occasion, and every time it’s a bit awkward for me. I’m not an expert in prayer by any stretch (in fact, I think I rather stink at it). And while I know that God is not impressed with the eloquence of our prayers and I have reminded her of this, nevertheless, I’d love to be able to help her learn to pray more deeply.
Thankfully, I’m not the only one. Th ...more
The Barber Who Wanted To Pray, by R.C. Sproul, Paintings by T. Lively Fluharty, Hardcover, Crossway Books, 2011, Ages 4-8, 40 Pages, ISBN-13: 978-1433527036, $17.99
“Daddy, can you teach me how to pray…” asks McFarland’s young daughter, Delaney during family devotions. She wanted to learn how to pray more than the ritual nighttime prayer of “Now I lay me down to sleep.”
Thus begins Sproul’s children’s story on prayer wrapped inside a true story of a ...more
Dr. R.C. Sproul (1939–2017) was founder of Ligonier Ministries, an international Christian discipleship organization located near Orlando, Fla. He was founding pastor of Saint Andrew’s Chapel in Sanford, Fla., first president of Reformation Bible College, and executive editor of Tabletalk magazine.
Ligonier Ministries began in 1971 as the Ligonier Valley Study Center in Ligonier, Pa. In an effort t...more