Name Time for God by Jacques Philippe Prayer Category Meditation/Contemplation Description Time for God by Jacques Philippe is published by Scepter Publishers and has been translated from French by Helena Scott. This book focuses on “prayer that consists of facing God in solitude and silence for a time in order to enter into intimate, loving…

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Name The Mystical Language of Icons by Solrunn Ness Prayer Category meditation Description Publisher: William B. Eerdmans 2004 This book introduces us to icons and how their motifs and visual symbolism can help us meditate on the Divinity of Christ. It tells about and illustrates the painstaking step-by-step techniques that artists use to create icons…

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Name Sanctuary of the Soul by Richard J. Foster Prayer Category meditation Description IVP Books in 2011. A wonderful small book (163 total pages) about Foster’s journey and from the stories of others in their practical prayer life. It is divided into 3 main parts. Part One: Laying the Foundation. Part Two: Stepping Into Meditative…

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Name Prayer: Finding the Heart’s True Home by Richard J. Foster Prayer Category how to pray Description Published by Harper One. Richard J. Foster is the author of the bestselling book Celebration of Discipline and the founder of a renewal ministry called Renovare. The book is divided into three major sections based on “movements” of…

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Name Making Crosses by Ellen Moris Prewitt Prayer Category meditation Description Subtitle: “A Creative Connection to God” published by Paraclete Press. Prewitt is a writer who started making crosses after 9-11. This book tells you how to do cross making either as an individual meditative process or with a group. The idea isn’t to make…

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Name Making a Pilgrimage by Sally Welch Prayer Category meditation Description Published by Lion This is a thin volume suitable for carrying on a spiritual journey to a specific destination or for use in doing a mental pilgrimage if you can’t travel. The author tells us about the rich history of doing pilgrimages in Christianity,…

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Powerful Christian meditation time is the secret to having a full, satisfying and successful life. Christian meditation is an essential form of prayer where we spend quality personal time with God enjoying His loving presence and letting him fill our hearts with His thoughts, love, direction and peace. Here are the secrets of creating and…

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At college it’s hard to find quiet personal space where you can de-stress, meditate and connect with God.  Here are some personal space ideas to help you find your go-to meditation spot on campus. 1.  Ask:  When and where do I need alone time to re-center? College is all about communal living, group activities, teams,…

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When faced with big and small life challenges, the secret of cultivating resilience and the ability to bounce back is through focusing on how awesome God is.  While David Shelton was recovering from wrist surgery, he learned the secret of bouncing back from problems from his 12 year old daughter who helped him remember the…

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