Contemporary Christians are searching for a deeper faith experience---and they're finding what they need in the study and application of ancient worship practices. Ford offers an informative look at spiritual formats such as mysticism, asking God for the gift of tears, and reciting the Jesus Prayer. Probing and prompting! 240 pages, softcover from B&H.
What was old is new and relevant again. For many Christians today, the growing desire for a deeper faith experience is being met in the study and application of ancient worship practices. Traditions of the Ancients is filled with candidly informative looks at such themes as mysticism, praying for the gift of tears, reciting the Jesus prayer, and asking God for the gift of bereavement.