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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Part of the reason I had never read him in the 90’s was that this book was out of print, and there were not opportunities on the internet to search out copies of it. Lettwrs Actionable Analytics for the Web. At times that is to God lakbach scripture, or in the beauty or wildness of nature, or in the world of human beings.

I feel closer to God and am more aware of His presence throughout the day. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x 12mm I’m drawn to the disciplines, even knowing my own failures before I start, while I’m also repulsed by the thought of a minute-by-minute spirituality. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. We do not think of one thing.

But still I struggle on the brink of beginning the “Game with Minutes” discipline.

Letters by a Modern Mystic by Frank C. Laubach

Great inspirational and quick read from a ‘s missionary. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. But I have responded to Laubach’s challenge, though not yet attempting the full game with minutes. Posthumously, his face was on a U. Can I bring God back in my mind-flow every few seconds so that God shall always be in my mind as an after image, shall always be one of the elements in every concept and precept? The ups are so sweet, that you can’t help but be inspired to walk closer with God while reading it.


Letters by a Modern Mystic recounts Frank Laubach’s spiritual journey as he began such an experiment, while serving in the s as a lonely missionary on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. Power Through Prayer by E.

Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic

A game, I would say, can transform any life. I love that he mentions this as people are striving today for all these things.

And I added another resolve—to be as wide open toward people and their need as I am toward God. Windows open outward as well as upward. This little book comes at Forty-seven pages that pack a serious punch. Customers who bought this item also bought. Mysric cried out to You with the desire to not let strange encounters with others derail me from Your precious presence.

And I added another resolve — to be as wide open toward people and their need as I am toward God. It’ll take work, but with the help of the Holy Spirit, it is possible. He is spending his time focusing on Christ, and the book follows his ups and downs.

Get to Know Us. Product details File Size: He then realized in that after fifteen years as a Christian minister he was still not living his days “in minute-by-minute effort mysti follow the will of God.

He was author of a number of devotional writings and works on literacy. After a while, perhaps, it will become a habit, and the sense of effort will grow less. Showing of 83 reviews. Read about the remarkable results! I am still under the spell of that hush and of that sunset. It changed his lettes and the lives that he served because of this mentality. It is a will act.

Letters by a Modern Mystic

I agree that it is a book that should be read more than once. This guy runs an experiment where he tries to keep in constant contact with God.

I searched Amazon and ebay, but the original printing was difficult to find. I have worked diligently at incorporating what I’ve learned and even though I have a long way to go mysric I achieve mastery if such a thing is possibleI am overjoyed at the results to date.


They are elaborated more systematically and practically in the Game with Minuteswhere the method was reduced to calling God to mind for at least one second out of each minute.

Each One Teach One: Admitting that he once thought there must be periods when God is excluded, he continues:. It has been used to teach about 60 million people to read in their own language.

If this record of a soul [ sic ] struggle to find God is to be complete it must not omit the story of difficulty and failure. This reminds me to keep talking to God about my life, my emotions, my thoughts, and people I encounter.

Can we think his thoughts all the time? He believed that doing so would actually help one get more accomplished, and that one would be much happier in the process. I read it while waiting during my wife’s knee-replacement surgery. Dallas Willard –back cover. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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Life in the Presence of God: Then God permeates the self and transforms its world and its relations to lajbach into God’s field of constant lqubach, in which all of the promises of Christ’s gospel are realized in abundance of life.

How infinitely richer this direct first hand grasping of God Himself is, than the old method which I used and recommended for years, the endless reading of devotional books. For full review, check out http: