Diamond Presence: Twelve Stories of Finding God at the Old Ball Park

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Diamond Presence is a collection of true stories in which the authors relate how they came to feel the presence of God while enjoying the great American pastime as players, coaches, parents, children, or just plain fans. Their stories are touching and humorous, poignant and uplifting. Together they testify to the idea that God truly is everywhere, even at the old ball park.
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Overview

Diamond Presence is a collection of true stories in which the authors relate how they came to feel the presence of God while enjoying the great American pastime as players, coaches, parents, children, or just plain fans. Their stories are touching and humorous, poignant and uplifting. Together they testify to the idea that God truly is everywhere, even at the old ball park.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780879462703
  • Publisher: ACTA Publications
  • Publication date: 9/15/2004
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 9
Introduction 13
The Banjo Man 27
Playing with Luzinski 39
A Smile at Third Base 53
Ready to Be Caught Off Guard 63
The Boys of Spring 79
Looking for the Story Line 93
It's a Team Effort 105
Epiphany in St. Louis 119
Babe Ruth Blesses the Sons of Kerry 131
Under the Lights 141
Buying Maris 159
Heaven Begins on the Spot Where You're Standing 167
About the Contributors 173
Acknowledgments 175
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