Christian Beliefs and Prayers
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About "Christian Beliefs and Prayers"
Dr. Covert offers the reader insights that are not found in other books. He begins by sharing highlights of a journey that led him from a career in law enforcement to ordained ministry. Knowing the spiritual questions that people have, he dedicates the first part of his book to specific concerns. In a succinct and direct manner, he touches upon the essential beliefs of Christianity, emphasizing some significant differences between faith groups. He also provides a brief critique of the contemporary Church.The second part of this writing addresses prayer, a topic that is often abstract and difficult to understand. Dr. Covert's treatment of the subject is both biblically rooted and realistic. It answers our questions and speaks to one's deepest struggles and needs. In addition to the biblical foundations for prayer and the manner in which we are to approach God, the reader becomes aware of the petitions that result in spiritual formation. This section concludes with a topical outline for further reflection and study.This book is for everyone who desires an understanding of Christianity and the Church. It was written in a manner that speaks to people from all walks of life, regardless where they are on their spiritual journey.
Meet the Author
Henry G Covert
HENRY G. COVERT is an ordained minister with the United Church of Christ. He is the author of Ministry to the Incarcerated and has served as Adjunct Professor at Pennsylvania State University.