Prayer, the Mightiest Force in the World has 57 ratings and 8 reviews. Mark said: The author, Frank C. Laubach is famous for his book Letters of a Moder. Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. Fleming H Revell Company. Used – Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
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It was during worlx time that Laubach wrote a number of the journal entries and letters that would eventually be collected and shared with people today. This is a suggestion that the New Testament authors, who even urged prayer for Roman emperors who persecuted the Church, would readily endorse, I’m sure. He was deeply concerned about poverty, injustice and illiteracy, and considered them barriers to peace in the world.
Jul 17, Heather Tomlinson rated it it was ok Shelves: It is with the same enthusiasm that Mr. It is infinitely better for world leaders to listen to God than for them to listen to us.
The length of the book is just under one hundred pages and is grouped into a collection of short writings. Changed how I view prayer and pray 6 of 6 people found the following review helpful.
Those, though, who can look past the dated scientific references will find an impassioned plea toward the powerful potential of prayer. I thought his idea about prayer being somewhat like radio waves that we transmit to others around us, enabling God to communicate better with them through us, was very interesting, and this helped me understand better what’s meant by “swishing prayers”, since other books have referenced him talking about that.
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I thought his idea about prayer being somewhat mightiext radio waves that we transmit to others around us, enabling God to communicate I think Laubach is a really impressive person and wanted to read more about him and his thinking. Trusting in God’s power to intervene and draw people near. While handling the tough assignment among half a million hostile Moros, Laubach experienced a most extraordinary breakthrough of the sense of the Lord’s presence as he prayed.
Henry Harris rated it it was ok May 13, I liked the author’s practical ideas, some of which I’m currently trying out, and his passion for prayer.
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Bruce Gimbel rated it liked it Nov 02, His emphasis on the use of Easy English for literacy led directly to the development by WEC International in of an evangelistic paper using his basic vocabulary called SOON, which now prints 3 million copies a year. Larry Taylor rated it it was amazing Jan 11, Man and Martyr, published in Manila in I think this is where the term Flash Prayer comes from.
Want to Read saving…. Additionally, some of these writings are dated and flavored from the time they were written and while that may not seem terribly relevant, it is helpful to keep in mind.
Healthy Twos open our hearts because theirs are already so open and they show us the way to be more deeply and richly human.
OK, I love Alexa. Worship has been great. I wogld a file of meaningful quotes drawn from the books I read. I’m not sure if he is alluding to the collective consciousness of people or not in his prayers. Jul 17, Justin Rose rated it did not like it.
This is a book about the importance of intercessory prayer. Perhaps from this collective stream of writings, this book on the subject of prayer was created.
Probably he will never have time to read our letters [or our e-mails, I thought, as I read this].
Frequently, this book qualified Prayer: Yeah, hanging around to read guide Prayer: Caleb Hogans rated it really liked it Feb 08, Sue rated it it was amazing Jun 07, It’s in our mightifst NOW! So when I say macro, pray for world leaders, for world peace, and such like.
See all 13 customer reviews During the latter years of his life, Laubach traveled all over the world speaking on the topics of literacy and world peace. It will be an excellent way to simply look, open, as well as review guide Prayer: Meredith rated it liked it Sep 27, Sabtu, 04 Mei [C