Nashville, TN (PRWEB) November 15, 2014 -- Upper Room Books is pleased to announce that A Bead and a Prayer: A Beginner’s Guide to Protestant Prayer Beads by Kristen E. Vincent has won a 2014 USA Best Book Award. It was named a Finalist in the Religion: Christianity category.
This is the second award A Bead and a Prayer has received—it also won the 2014 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year award.
A Bead and a Prayer introduces Protestants to prayer beads as a way to connect with God. It includes prayers to use with beads and helps readers discover how beads can help them deepen their faith, understand Christian beliefs, and listen to God. The book includes instructions for making prayer beads.
Kristen Vincent is the owner and principal artisan of PrayerWorks Studio, which specializes in making handcrafted prayer beads. She lives in Oxford, Georgia, and blogs at abeadnaprayer.com. Vincent and her husband, Max, are coauthors of a follow-up book of devotions to use with prayer beads, scheduled to release in January 2015.
Upper Room Books is a publishing imprint of The Upper Room, a global ministry dedicated to supporting the spiritual formation of Christians seeking to know and experience God more fully.
Anne Trudel, Upper Room Books, http://bookstore.upperroom.org, +1 615-340-7241, [email protected]