A Guide to Prayer: A Guide to Prayer for All Who Seek God
Deluxe Gift EditionRueben P. Job, Norman Shawchuck • August 2003
The paperback edition is not currently available. Please enjoy this deluxe edition bound with leatherette.
For more than 20 years, people have turned to the Guide to Prayer series for their daily devotional time. Thousands of readers appreciate the series' simple structure of daily worship, rich spiritual writings, lectionary guidelines, and poignant prayers.
Like its predecessors, A Guide to Prayer for All Who Seek God will become a treasured favorite for those hungering for God as the Christian year unfolds.
Each day offers guidance for an opening affirmation, a petition of prayer, and daily scripture selections. The "Readings for Reflection" reach back to early Christian classics and include voices from contemporary spiritual writing. Excerpts from celebrated writers such as Frederick Buechner, Joyce Rupp, Henri J. M. Nouwen, Mother Teresa, Howard Thurman, C. S. Lewis, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, John Wesley, and many others are arranged in weekly themes.
Job and Shawchuck also include spiritually grounded explanations of the seasons of the church year to introduce each section of the book. This deluxe edition features an emerald green leatherette cover, a ribbon bookmark, and pages with rounded corners and gold edges. It makes a marvelous gift for friends, family members, or yourself.
Norman Shawchuck (1935–2012) was a United Methodist pastor who received a special appointment that allowed him to teach, write, and consult. He was adjunct professor at numerous universiies and seminiaries, including McCormick Theological Seminary and Trinity Evangelical Divinitiy School. He also served as full-time professor at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California. The author of numerous books, Dr. Shawchuck coauthored with Rueben Job A Guide to Prayer for Ministers and Other Servants and other books in the "Guide to Prayer" series.
Imprint: Upper Room
Pub Date: August 2003
Trim Size: 4.5 in (w) x 7.5 in (h) x in (d)
Page Count: 432
BISAC Categories: RELIGION / Christian Living / Prayer