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Discussion Guide for Anne Lamott’s ‘Help. Thanks. Wow.’

April 12, 2014

Discussion Guide for Anne Lamott’s ‘Help. Thanks. Wow.

Overall, did you find this book helpful to your spiritual journey?  If you found it helpful, why, and if not, why not?

Are there particular passages in the book that were helpful or meaningful for you?

Do you think “help,” “thanks,” and “wow” describe prayer pretty well?

Which of these do you struggle with the most and which do you find comes most easily?

Anne Lamott’s writing would not be characterized as “pietistic.”  Do you find here conversational style and earthy language helpful or distracting?

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