Item description for Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer: Stories and reflections that bring you closer to God (A Cup of Comfort) by James Stuart Bell & Susan B. Townsend...
Overview Obstacles. Roadblocks. Challenges. When life throws us curve balls, prayer is often our greatest consolation. In A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer, ordinary people just like you share the prayers that have brought them closest to God. From Psalm 23 and the Sermon on the Mount to the inspiring words of Anne Bradstreet and St. Francis of Assisi, these are the prayers that people turn to when they most need God's help.
From single mothers drawing upon the quiet strength of the Breton's Fisherman Prayer to soldiers sharing the hope of John Cosin's Lord, Be Thou a Light to My Eyes with besieged Kuwaiti families, the fifty heartwarming stories in this blessed little volume remind us that prayer is power - power that strengthens our resolve, lifts our spirits, and sustains our faith, through good times and bad. 330 pages, softcover.
When life throws us curve balls, prayer is often our greatest consolation. In "A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer," ordinary people just like you share the prayers that have brought them closest to God. From Psalm 23 and the Sermon on the Mount to the inspiring words of Anne Bradstreet and St. Francis of Assisi, these are the prayers that people turn to when they most need God's help, people such as: Paula, who finds confidence in the Breton's Fisherman Prayer when she feels overwhelmed by her role as single momSusan, whose chance encounter in a customer service line allows her to share the grace of An Old Irish Blessing with a heartbroken strangerClement, who during Operation Desert Storm shared the hope of John Cosin's "Lord, Be Thou a Light to My Eyes" with a war-torn Kuwaiti family In this blessed little volume, bestselling authors James Stuart Bell and Susan B. Townsend have collected fifty heartwarming stories of the power of prayer in our lives--a power upon which you can draw to strengthen your resolve, lift your spirits, and sustain your faith, through good times and bad.
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Studio: Adams Media
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.46" Width: 5.82" Height: 0.86" Weight: 0.76 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2007
Publisher Adams Media
ISBN 159869345X ISBN13 9781598693454 UPC 045079903456
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More About James Stuart Bell & Susan B. Townsend
James Stuart Bell is a Christian publishing veteran and the owner of Whitestone Communications, a literary development agency. He is the editor of many story collections, including Angels, Miracles, and Heavenly Encounters; Heaven Touching Earth; and Encountering Jesus, as well as the coauthor of numerous books in the Complete Idiot's Guide series. He has cover credit on over one hundred books, and he and his wife live in the western suburbs of Chicago.