As Usual the Bruderhof Publishes a Great Story (this time by Mark Twain) on Their Site
Here is a teaser...
"I come from the Throne - bearing a message from Almighty God!" The words smote the house with a shock if the stranger perceived it he gave no attention. "He has heard the prayer of His servant your shepherd and shall grant it if such shall be your desire after I, His messenger, shall have explained to you its import - that is to say, its full import. For it is like unto many of the prayers of men, in that it asks for more than he who utters it is aware of - except he pause and think.
For the whole story go to
Bruderhof Communities - The War Prayer by Mark Twain