Richard and Margaret Baxter had been married only 19 years before she died at age 45. A prominent pastor and prolific author, Baxter sought consolation and relief in Scripture and writing. Within days he produced a lover's tribute to his mate and a pastor's celebration of God's grace. It is spiritual storytelling at its best, made all the more poignant by...
Does your faith in the God of the impossible need reviving? Then you should read the amazing accounts in this book of how God and His unseen armies protected and guided Marie Monsen, a Norwegian missionary to China, as she traveled through bandit-ridden territory spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ and standing on the promises of God.
Society tolerates the practice of Christianity in private and in church services, but increasingly it deprecates public witness. If Daniel and his compatriots were with us today they would be in the vanguard of public debate. This is a lucid and erudite examination of the life of Daniel from a leading expert on faith and science.
"An Altered Life," co-authored by Pancho's daughter, Jasmine Juarez, tells the story of man who navigated the concrete labyrinth of East Los Angeles without a father figure, fought in Vietnam as an illegal immigrant, and experienced the life-changing alteration that took place when he acknowledged his need for Jesus Christ.
Metaxas' book challenges this assumption by telling Bonhoeffer's story so as to demonstrate his theological orthodoxy. This fact, which undergirds so much of what Metaxas is trying to accomplish, namely, reclaim Bonhoeffer, has proved controversial in many people's minds.
C. S. Lewis & Mere Christianity: The Crisis That Created a Classic develops the circumstances of Lewis’s life and the inner workings of the BBC. It also goes into greater detail about life in the middle of war against Nazi Germany, and Lewis’s series of broadcasts that extended into 1944.
After thoroughly examining recently published Lewis correspondence, Alister challenges some of the previously held beliefs about the exact timing of Lewis’s shift from atheism to theism and then to Christianity. He paints a portrait of an eccentric thinker who became an inspiring, though reluctant, prophet for our times.
Hear the encouraging and faith-building story of long-time pastor and Bible teacher Chuck Smith. From his early days of preaching to his establishment of Calvary Chapel in Costa Mesa, California, you'll see God's grace at work in Smith's life and in your own.