Prayer & You: Wit & Wisdom

Prayer & You: Wit & Wisdom

by Mary Hill

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Overview

Have you ever caught yourself thinking: Oh God, I know I should be praying, but I don't know where to begin…? Well, relax; you actually just started praying! The desire for prayer is embedded in our being. We were born to communicate. Prayer and You is a nudge in the right direction, offering countless examples of when, where, why, and how to pray. So why not just jump in and enjoy?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780819859990
Publisher: Pauline Books & Media
Publication date: 04/28/2014
Pages: 173
Sales rank: 1,213,777
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.33(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction xi

1 Can a Swear Be a Prayer? 1

2 Ho-Hum Prayer 3

3 A Nod to Prayer 5

4 The Pi of Prayer 7

5 A Way in a Manger 9

6 Bargain Basement Prayer 11

7 Pass the Torch 13

8 Praying the Hours 15

9 Fighting Words 17

10 Individually Wrapped 19

11 In Praise of Praise 21

12 Spitefully Yours 23

13 Praying Windows 25

14 Group Hug 27

15 The Rosary River 29

16 XXOOXO 31

17 The Old Ticker 33

18 The Last Roundup 35

19 Celebrity Facts 37

20 The Man of the House 39

21 Postured Prayer 41

22 Make Me Better 43

23 In Too Deep 45

24 Psalm Your Heart Out 47

25 Hope of Heaven 49

26 Stepping Out 51

27 Heavy Lifting 53

28 Praying for Success 55

29 Road Trip 57

30 For the Love of (Saint) Mike! 59

31 Thanks for Nothing! 61

32 Just Passing Through 63

33 Cold Molasses 65

34 Hardly or Heartily? 67

35 Hard Little Pew, I Love You! 69

36 Eternal Rest 71

37 Loves Me, Loves Me Not 73

38 Poetry of Prayer 75

39 Mary 77

40 Mini-Martyrdom 79

41 Whine and Dine 81

42 Platinum Prayer 83

43 The Big Dig 85

44 Inheritance Prayer 87

45 Home-Cooked Prayer 89

46 The Prayer Compass 91

47 Running Water 93

48 Inner Traffic 95

49 Connecting Prayer 97

50 Childish Ways 99

51 Downright Difficult 101

52 Praying the News 103

53 You've Got the Power! 105

54 Pharisee Within 107

55 What Does Prayer Do? 109

56 Emergency Kit 111

57 Cleanliness 113

58 Prayer Patterns 115

59 Just a Drop 117

60 The Inside Story 119

61 You Had Me at Hallow 121

62 Whatever He Wills 123

63 Daily Bread 125

64 No Trespassing! 127

65 Lead Us Not 129

66 Seal of Approval 131

67 All's Fair 133

68 Homely 135

69 You Are Here! 137

70 No Pain, No Gain 139

71 I Am Cinderella! 141

72 Just a Line 143

73 Zen and Now 145

74 Friend or Faux? 147

75 Taken for Granite 149

76 Can a Sinner Pray? 151

77 The First Date 153

78 Happy Returns 155

79 Life-Giving Faith 157

80 Are We There Yet? 159

Appendix: Prayers 161

Index of Themes 167

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