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Beyond the Game: Explore How Tennis Shaped One Man’s Life With in Beauty With Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections

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Author Eugene St. Martin Jr.’s 2016 book, In Beauty With Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections, shares how working as a tennis court groundskeeper shaped the life and faith of a man named E.C. and brought him closer to God.

Hard work provides numerous opportunities for quiet reflection on topics such as life and faith. Tennis court groundskeeper E.C. has been caring for the green clay courts for years, giving him ample time to look back on his life and how the game of tennis has shaped his heart, mind, and relationship with God. Explore one man’s experience with faith in author Eugene St. Martin Jr.’s In Beauty with Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections. 

The book features numerous prayers that offered solace or strength to E.C. throughout his life. During a life spent working, playing and teaching tennis, visiting friends, and attending church, E.C. shares the prayers and moments of reflection that helped him explore his faithful relationship with God. 

Finding Communion in Tennis

There is honesty in earnest effort and communion with fellow man in shared purpose and experiences. Tennis is much more than hitting a ball back and forth. The process involves exercise, thought, camaraderie, and a unique form of communion that brings people together. Whether as opponents or teacher and student, those with a love of tennis can find themselves in the game—and, through their efforts, discover another way to express their faith in God. 

Removing the Obstacles

Through prayer, the book explores how working on one’s heart and learning to walk closer to God is a lifelong process. While things may get in the way, interfering with the ability to be close to God, one can find their way back to the things that matter most through prayer and reflection. According to E.C., the process is never complete and requires constant dedication. 

Faith is no single thing. It is a lifestyle involving thousands of everyday choices accumulating to a faithful, Godly life. From finding forgiveness for mistakes to committing one’s life to God, the author explores topics of faith through the lens of his experiences. Get a copy of In Beauty With Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections to discover the author’s thoughts and ideas about faith and how tennis has changed his walk with God. 

Whether teaching tennis to beginners or working to build a supportive community and create opportunities for people to play and learn, the game provided a chance to reflect on his life and how he incorporated the Lord into his great and small works. 

Get a Copy Today

Secure a copy of In Beauty With Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections in eBook ($2.99), audiobook ($2.99), or paperback ($11.95) on Amazon. The book is also available in eBook and paperback formats on the Barnes & Noble website. Furthermore, for those interested, readers can search Eugene St. Martin Jr.'s books on Google to discover other retailers offering his works. Additionally, listeners eager to experience a snippet of the audiobook version of In Beauty with Thee, God: Prayers and Reflections can do so by visiting and tuning in to a sample. Immerse in Eugene St. Martin Jr.'s narrative as it comes to life through audio narration.


Visit the Inks and Bindings, LLC website to learn more about author Eugene St. Martin and his book. 

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