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70 Great Christians: The Story of the Christian Church
70 Great Christians: The Story of the Christian Church
A Camaraderie of Confidence
A Camaraderie of Confidence
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From the first century to the present, Christians have been changing the world! In this fascinating account of the lives of 70 Christians, you’ll discover how belief in Jesus inspired ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things. From Paul to Martin Luther, Elizabeth Fry to Corrie ten Boom, you’ll be moved by their courage and strengthened in your own spiritual journey.

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In his seventh book in The Swans Are Not Silent series, John Piper explores the lives of Charles Spurgeon, Hudson Taylor and George Müller. Each of these men were known for extraordinary faith in God and untiring service to others. Each of them continues to motivate and inspire God’s people even today.

Rooted in their nineteenth-century British context, these three giants...
 
A Chance to Die (Amy Carmichael)
A Chance to Die (Amy Carmichael)
A Day's March Nearer Home: Autobiography of J. Graham Miller [HC]
A Day's March Nearer Home: Autobiography of J. Graham Miller [HC]
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A Chance to Die is a vibrant portrayal of Amy Carmichael, an Irish missionary and writer who spent fifty-three years in south India without furlough. There she became known as "Amma," or "mother," as she founded the Dohnavur Fellowship, a refuge for underprivileged children.

Amy's life of obedience and courage stands as a model for all who claim the name of Christ. She was a woman...
Seldom is a day of national mourning appointed for an evangelical, as happened in Vanuatu on the death of Graham Miller in 2008. He had contributed to the nation’s history, and elsewhere – especially in New Zealand and Australia – the lives of individuals and churches were changed by his ministry.

Many were his roles during 94 years: lawyer, missionary, preacher, author and...
 
A Dream So Big: Our Unlikely Journey to End the Tears of Hunger
A Dream So Big: Our Unlikely Journey to End the Tears of Hunger
A Grief Sanctified: Through Sorrow to Eternal Hope
A Grief Sanctified: Through Sorrow to Eternal Hope
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A Dream So Big is the story of Steve Peifer, a corporate manager who once oversaw 9,000 computer software consultants, who today helps provide daily lunches for over 20,000 Kenyan school children and maintains solar-powered computer labs at twenty rural African schools.

Steve and his wife, Nancy, were enjoying a successful management career with one of America’s high tech corporate...
Their love story is not one of fairy tales. It is one of faithfulness from the beginning through to its tragic ending.

Richard and Margaret Baxter had been married only nineteen years before she died at age forty-five. A prominent pastor and prolific author, Baxter sought consolation and relief the only true way he knew – in Scripture with his discipline of writing. Within days, he...
 
A Housewife's Adventure with God
A Housewife's Adventure with God
A Passion for Life: Real Life Stories about Faith
A Passion for Life: Real Life Stories about Faith
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Jessie McFarlane wanted to have a deeper, more real Christian life – "teach me to pray" she begged God continually. She had been inspired by hearing Donald Coggan say at his enthronement as Archbishop of Canterbury, that "whether you're a housewife baking a cake or being crowned as archbishop, it is all for the glory of God."

Her relationship with God grew stronger and she began...
As you turn the pages of this little book you’ll discover a tattoo artist, a nanny and a professional rugby player, amongst others. Very different people but all with a story to tell. Their careers, struggles, fears and joys have all varied, but what they have in common is a life changed by Jesus.

Some encounters may shock and surprise, while others will make you smile, but each...
 
Adoniram Judson: Devoted for Life (History Makers)
Adoniram Judson: Devoted for Life (History Makers)
Amazing Grace
Amazing Grace
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Explore the life of America's first foreign missionary, Adoniram Judson (1788-1850), who was devoted to serving God for over 38 years in Burma, no matter the cost.

The son of a congregational minister, Judson was a precocious young man who aspired to gain exceptional worldly fame through some prominent secular career. However, following a crisis of faith and a stunning turn of...
Amazing Grace tells the story of the remarkable life of the abolitionist William Wilberforce (1759-1833). This accessible biography chronicles Wilberforce's extraordinary role as a human rights activist, cultural reformer and member of Parliament.

At the centre of this heroic life was a passionate twenty year fight to abolish the British slave trade, a battle Wilberforce won in...
 
Amazing Grace in the Life of William Wilberforce
Amazing Grace in the Life of William Wilberforce
Amy Carmichael: Beauty for Ashes - A Biography
Amy Carmichael: Beauty for Ashes - A Biography
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Against great obstacles William Wilberforce, an evangelical member of Parliament, fought for the abolition of the African slave trade and against slavery itself until they were both illegal in the British Empire. Many are aware of Wilberforces role in bringing an end to slavery in Great Britain, but few have taken the time to examine his beliefs and motivations that spurred him on for decades....
Amy Carmichael (1867-1951) was a missionary and author who spent over fifty years of her life – without returning home – serving mainly low caste girls and boys in South India. Iain Murray's concise biography provides an enlightening and moving account of her remarkable life and love for her Saviour, as well as perceptively drawing lessons from it.

“This is a love story of the...