pular para conteúdo
Pray with your eyes open : looking at God, ourselves, and our prayers Ver prévia deste item
FecharVer prévia deste item
Checando...

Pray with your eyes open : looking at God, ourselves, and our prayers

Autor: Richard L Pratt
Editora: Phillipsburg, N.J. : Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co., ©1987.
Edição/Formato   Imprimir livro : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
Resumo:
"My prayers never seem to go anywhere." If that sounds like you, here is the help you've been looking for. Richard L. Pratt, Jr., knows the burdens many of us carry because of inadequate prayer lives. In this instructive yet often entertaining book, he offers clear biblical direction on how to pray more effectively. With remarkable care and balance he discusses key issues, from fascination with God to honest  Ler mais...
Classificação:

(ainda não classificado) 0 com críticas - Seja o primeiro.

Assuntos
Mais como este

Encontrar uma cópia na biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que possuem este item...

Detalhes

Tipo de Documento Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Richard L Pratt
ISBN: 0875523773 9780875523774 0875523781 9780875523781
Número OCLC: 15591085
Descrição: ix, 193 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Conteúdos: 1. The problem with prayer --
Part one : Looking at God. 2. A servant's gaze --
3. Fascination with God's character --
4. Fascination with God's actions --
5. Seeking the presence of God --
Part two : Looking at ourselves. 6. Praying between the times --
7. In times of trouble --
8. In times of joy --
9. In times of need --
Part three : Looking at our communication. 10. Form and freedom in prayer --
11. Communicating petitions --
12. Communicating gratitude --
13. More than words --
14. Practicing prayer --
Appendix A : Names, titles, and metaphors for God --
Appendix B : The attributes of God.
Responsabilidade: Richard L. Pratt, Jr.

Resumo:

"My prayers never seem to go anywhere." If that sounds like you, here is the help you've been looking for. Richard L. Pratt, Jr., knows the burdens many of us carry because of inadequate prayer lives. In this instructive yet often entertaining book, he offers clear biblical direction on how to pray more effectively. With remarkable care and balance he discusses key issues, from fascination with God to honest confession of our deepest needs, from concerns over form and freedom in prayer to questions about body language and fasting. Pratt tackles head-on the issues that can puzzle us the most: Why pray when God will do whatever He pleases anyway? Does God ever change His mind? Can we get anything we want by asking for it in Jesus' name? Is it ever right to argue with God? Discussion questions, practical exercises, and assignments with each chapter help to make this book ideal for Sunday school classes and study groups, as well as individual use. - Back cover.

Críticas

Críticas contribuídas por usuários
Recuperando críticas GoodReas...
Recuperando comentários DOGObooks

Etiquetas

Etiquetas de todos os usuários (1)

Ver as etiquetas mais populares como: lista de etiquetas | nuvem de etiquetas

Ítens Similares

Assunto(s):(1)

Listas de usuários com este item (3)

Confirmar esta solicitação

Você já pode ter solicitado este item. Por favor, selecione Ok se gostaria de proceder com esta solicitação de qualquer forma.

Dados Ligados


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/15591085<\/a>> # Pray with your eyes open : looking at God, ourselves, and our prayers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"15591085<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nju<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Place\/phillipsburg_n_j<\/a>> ; # Phillipsburg, N.J.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/BV215<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1074688<\/a>> ; # Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh87005868<\/a>> ; # Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/248.32\/e19\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"1987<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/85382283<\/a>> ; # Richard L. Pratt<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"1987<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"1. The problem with prayer -- Part one : Looking at God. 2. A servant\'s gaze -- 3. Fascination with God\'s character -- 4. Fascination with God\'s actions -- 5. Seeking the presence of God -- Part two : Looking at ourselves. 6. Praying between the times -- 7. In times of trouble -- 8. In times of joy -- 9. In times of need -- Part three : Looking at our communication. 10. Form and freedom in prayer -- 11. Communicating petitions -- 12. Communicating gratitude -- 13. More than words -- 14. Practicing prayer -- Appendix A : Names, titles, and metaphors for God -- Appendix B : The attributes of God.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"\"My prayers never seem to go anywhere.\" If that sounds like you, here is the help you\'ve been looking for. Richard L. Pratt, Jr., knows the burdens many of us carry because of inadequate prayer lives. In this instructive yet often entertaining book, he offers clear biblical direction on how to pray more effectively. With remarkable care and balance he discusses key issues, from fascination with God to honest confession of our deepest needs, from concerns over form and freedom in prayer to questions about body language and fasting. Pratt tackles head-on the issues that can puzzle us the most: Why pray when God will do whatever He pleases anyway? Does God ever change His mind? Can we get anything we want by asking for it in Jesus\' name? Is it ever right to argue with God? Discussion questions, practical exercises, and assignments with each chapter help to make this book ideal for Sunday school classes and study groups, as well as individual use. - Back cover.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/476191852<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Pray with your eyes open : looking at God, ourselves, and our prayers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"15591085<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/15591085#PublicationEvent\/phillipsburg_n_j_presbyterian_and_reformed_pub_co_1987<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Agent\/presbyterian_and_reformed_pub_co<\/a>> ; # Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780875523774<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780875523781<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/15591085<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/248.32\/e19\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Agent\/presbyterian_and_reformed_pub_co<\/a>> # Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Place\/phillipsburg_n_j<\/a>> # Phillipsburg, N.J.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Phillipsburg, N.J.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/BV215<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh87005868<\/a>> # Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nju<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nju<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1074688<\/a>> # Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Prayer--Christianity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/85382283<\/a>> # Richard L. Pratt<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1953<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Pratt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Richard L.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Richard L. Pratt<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780875523774<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0875523773<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780875523774<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780875523781<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0875523781<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780875523781<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/15591085<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/15591085<\/a>> ; # Pray with your eyes open : looking at God, ourselves, and our prayers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-09<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/15591085#PublicationEvent\/phillipsburg_n_j_presbyterian_and_reformed_pub_co_1987<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Place\/phillipsburg_n_j<\/a>> ; # Phillipsburg, N.J.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/476191852#Agent\/presbyterian_and_reformed_pub_co<\/a>> ; # Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>