Letters by a Modern Mystic has ratings and 46 reviews. Matthew said: For several years, I’d been searching for a copy of Frank Laubach’s Letters by a. Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic. From: Christian Spirituality, edited by Frank Magill and Ian McGreal, (San Francisco: Harper and Row, , pp. Excerpts from Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic in which describes his attempt to live in continuous inner conversation with God — what he called The.
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Not because God is ‘a jealous God’ but because sincerity and insincerity are contradictions and cannot both exist at the lettrrs time in the same place. Here he shares an amazingly simple way to do this. I feel closer to God and am more aware of His presence throughout the day. Two years prior to his transforming experiences ofLaubach found himself profoundly paubach in the realization that after fifteen years as a Christian minister he still was not living his days “in minute by minute effort to mjstic the will of God.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Having worked overseas now for over a decade, Modedn definitely relate to much modenr what he drank about the struggle to be a Christ-like example to people in an unfamiliar part of the world. It is perfect if one looks to God that entire hour, waiting for His leadership all through the hour and trying hard to do every tiny thing exactly as God wishes it done.
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Letters by a Modern Mystic. A “Mystic,” he is called in the title of this work, yet he was such an activist that he developed literacy primers in more than 1, languages in more than countries. Yesterday and today I have made a new adventure, which is not easy to express. That also might be worth checking out.
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There is an online version, moderrn I really like this little pocket book that includes The Game with Minutes too. What, Father, do you desire done this minute?
Those bi-monthly extended times of prayer helped to recalibrate me, but by the end of the sixty days, I was undone again. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I read it twice this year. I will continue wrestling with Letters by a Modern Mysticgrateful for the gentle teaching of Laubach, and eager to be more disciplined and loving.
He was actually working on connecting with God on a spiritual level.
Vrank I am trying to let God control my hands as I pound the typewriter keys. Yet, being the emotional self mytsic I am, it has always been difficult. I do not invite anybody else to follow this arduous path. It is a will act.
He wrote a biography of the Filipino national hero, Jose Rizal: I just read it again in It is a matter of acquiring a new habit of thought.
Hardcoverpages. Simple little powder keg of a book. The very thought of thinking about God’s presence every minute of every day is probably daunting to some people.
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More than that, he has brought thousands of people to a richer experience of God. English Choose a language for shopping. It was beautiful to read a quick journal entry before going into work or starting my day.
Putting on the Character of ChristI found that Willard had really been touched by Laubach’s writings.
One learns to keep God constantly in mind by experimentation, by trying various experiential devices, until the habit of constant God-thought is established. Out of his loneliness, living among wild tribes, this method came to him. Perhaps it is an mystiic in praying for people on a plane, inviting Jesus Christ to go from passenger to passenger, bringing His love into their lives.
Foreword by Alden H. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The tremendous results of this experiment in living in moment-by-moment communion with God are found in the narrative of these letters. Deeper Experiences of Famous Christians. I resolved that I would succeed better this year with my experiment of filling every minute full of the thought of God than I succeeded last year. Concentration is merely the continuous return to the same problem from a million angles.
We are what we are now, not an hour ago, and what we are planning, not what we are vainly trying to forget.
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The pamphlet extolled the virtues of a life lived with unceasing focus on God. If you are like myself, this has been a pretty strong diet.
This week, for example, has not been one of the finest in my life, but I resolve not to give up the effort. Laubach begs to differ. I also understand his awe of nature vistas, such as sunsets.