Obstacles. Roadblocks. Challenges. When life throws us curve balls, prayer is often our greatest consolation. In A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer, ordinary people just like you share the prayers that have brought them closest to God. From Psalm 23 and the Sermon on the Mount to the inspiring words of Anne Bradstreet and St. Francis of Assisi, these are the prayers that people turn to when they most need God's help.
From single mothers drawing upon the quiet strength of the Breton's Fisherman Prayer to soldiers sharing the hope of John Cosin's Lord, Be Thou a Light to My Eyes with besieged Kuwaiti families, the fifty heartwarming stories in this blessed little volume remind us that prayer is power - power that strengthens our resolve, lifts our spirits, and sustains our faith, through good times and bad. 330 pages, softcover.