A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World

A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World

Author Paul Miller shares his insights and conclusions about how to connect the broken pieces of your life and allow prayer—even poorly delivered—to fill the gaps with meaning and substance. Miller’s down-to-earth approach and practical nature will help you see that your relationship with God can grow and your communication with Him can get better. Parents will find Miller’s family-life experiences especially helpful.

Title:A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781600063008
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  • Alexandra

    I bought "A Praying Life" over a year ago. . . I respect the author and after the recommendations from a good friend and my pastor, I knew it was a "must read." But. . . I picked it up, put it down. ....

  • Sheila

    I am very ambivalent about this book. While there are parts that I really enjoyed, there are other parts that really annoyed me. I enjoyed learning about the author's autistic daughter Kim. He is very...

  • Elizabeth

    I wish I had read this book 30 years ago so that by now I would have re-read it several times. As faithful as I have tried to be to my spiritual habits, personal prayer has often eluded me and felt dr...

  • Barnabas Piper

    If I could give this book six stars I would. Maybe it was simply the right book for the right time in my life, but Paul Miller's insights into having a praying life are profound. He simplifies prayer ...

  • Nathan Moore

    I'm somewhat ambivalent about this book. Partly because many raving reviews led to high expectations on my part and partly because this is an odd book. The phrase that kept coming to my mind while I r...

  • Jamie

    Without a doubt, I know the incredible and amazing power of prayer. I’ve witnessed it and have felt it, yet it’s still something I can always/need to deepen in my life. Anyone else out there like ...

  • Bob Hayton

    As a lifelong Christian, I've heard a great deal of teaching about prayer and read a good many books on the topic. I've been taught to model my prayers on The Lord's Prayer. I've learned the ACTS meth...

  • Bambi Moore

    This book had some 3 star moments as well as a few 5. I loved the chapter on lamenting in prayer and I will be using some of the practical suggestions immediately. Overall a very encouraging book to i...

  • Bill Stutzman

    After hearing this book referenced in sermons from a few different pastors and friends, I added it to my reading list with modest hopes but not high expectations. I have long desired to grow in my pra...

  • Brian

    Unspeakably good. This book really grew with me every time I returned to the content.I first was exposed to Miller and his message about prayer at a conference in my local community. I thought that it...