A Bead and A Prayer: A Beginner's Guide to Protestant Prayer Beads

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This 4-week Bible study introduces Protestants to prayer beads as a tool for connecting with God. Participants will explore the history and art of using beads in prayer, discover ways to pray with beads, and learn how beads can help them deepen their faith, understand Christian beliefs, and listen to God. Each week's lesson contains a scripture passage, a reading that can be completed in 20–30 minutes, a prayer bead experience, and discussion questions. Instructions for making prayer beads are included, though readers may choose to purchase beads rather than making their own. UNIQUE SELLING POINT This book introduces Protestants to prayer beads as a way to connect with God.
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Kristen E. Vincent is owner and principal artisan of Prayerworks Studio, which specializes in making handcrafted prayer beads and other prayer tools. She speaks widely on prayer and prayer beads and enjoys leading retreats. A freelance writer, Vincent blogs about prayer and prayer beads at abeadandaprayer.wordpress.com. She holds a Master of Theological Studies from Duke Divinity School and a bachelor's degree in religion from Trinity University. Vincent, a native Texan, lives in Georgia with her husband, Max, a United Methodist minister, and their son, Matthew. She loves dark chocolate, the Texas Hill Country, stories about the early church, and working from home in her pajamas.

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Publisher
Upper Room Books
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Published on
Aug 1, 2013
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Pages
112
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ISBN
9780835812191
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Language
English
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Genres
Religion / Christian Life / Prayer
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