The autobiography of John G. His life is almost without parallel in missionary annals and his account of it is moving and gripping. Paton contains everything necessary to make it a missionary classic. With 'the wail of the perishing heathen in the South Seas' continually sounding in his ears, he prepared himself to serve overseas and was ordained as a missionary to the New Hebrides in 1858.
The Autobiography of the Pioneer Missionary to the New Hebrides Vanuatu - John G. Paton #ad - Against the savagery and the superstition, despite the trials and the tragedies, Paton persevered and witnessed the triumph of the gospel in two of these South Sea islands. He was self-educated, and the training ground for his life's work was the slums of Glasgow where he laboured with success as a city missionary.
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram JudsonJudson Pr #ad - This special edition recognized the 175th anniversary of the Judsons sailing on their historic voyage and celebrates the early years of Baptist mission overseas. Judson Pr. For adoniram judson the golden shore brought bitter hardships, imprisonment, and family tragedy. Yet, he never wavered in his commitment to win people to faith in Christ and to translate the Bible into the Burmese language.
On february 12, 1812, ann and adoniram judson sailed from Salem aboard the brig Caravan as two of the first missionaries to go out from North America. Photographs and reproductions of Burmese woodcuts are used in telling Judson’s story. After a short stay in india, they carried the Good News of Jesus Christ to the golden shore of Burma.
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson #ad - Watching the shoreline disappear from view, they could not have foreseen the impact of their journey on the future of the Christian world mission or on the thousands of men and women who would follow in their footsteps. Drawing on letters and church records, courtney Anderson paints a poignant portrait of Judson’s early life in dealing with the conflict between his desire for material success and the inner call to serve God.
Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon, wife of Charles H. SpurgeonMoody Publishers #ad - His books now my most precious possessions, in exactly the order in which he placed them, stand in shining rows upon the shelves, and one might almost fancy the room was ready and waiting for its master. Susie is an inspiring and encouraging account of a truly remarkable woman of faith that will delight Spurgeon devotees and fans of Christian biographies alike.
I am writing in my husband’s study, and prayed, where he thought, and wrote. And as her own writing attests, charming, she was also a warm, and fascinating woman. The definitive biography of Susannah Spurgeon. While many christians recognize the name of Charles H. Spurgeon, few are familiar with the life and legacy of his wife, the beloved preacher and writer, Susie.
Susie: The Life and Legacy of Susannah Spurgeon, wife of Charles H. Spurgeon #ad - Yet susannah spurgeon was an accomplished and devout woman of God who had a tremendous ministry in her own right, as well as in support of her husband. Ray rhodes Jr. Everything remains precisely as he left it. Every inch of the place is sacred ground. But oh! that empty chair! that great portrait over the door! the strange, and tell him again that though i am left alone, I pour out my grief before the Lord, and laying my head on the cushioned arms, which so long supported his dear form, which pervades the place now that he is no longer on earth! I kneel sometimes by his chair, solemn silence, yet I know that ‘He hath done all things well’…” Judson Pr.
Even while dealing with serious health issues, made her home a hub of hospitality, she administered a book fund for poor pastors, led a pastor’s aid ministry, edited and published her husband’s sermons and other writings, wrote five books, and was instrumental in planting a church.
A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy CarmichaelRevell #ad - Condition: New. Tracking provided on most orders. She was a woman with desires and dreams, faults and fears, who gave her life unconditionally to serve her Master. Bringing amma to life through inspiring photos and compelling biographical narrative, Elisabeth Elliot urges readers to examine the depths of their own commitment to Christ.
A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael #ad - There she became known as "amma, " as she founded the Dohnavur Fellowship, " or "mother, a refuge for underprivileged children. Amy's life of obedience and courage stands as a model for all who claim the name of Christ. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Judson Pr. 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.
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Redemption Accomplished and AppliedEerdmans #ad - Isbn13: 9780800730895. New issue of a theological classic on the atonementoriginally published in 1955 and reprinted dozens of times over the years, John Murray’s Redemption Accomplished and Applied systematically explains the two sides of redemption -- its accomplishment through Christ’s atonement and its application to the lives of believers.
Murray explores the biblical passages dealing with the necessity, sanctification, and extent of the atonement in order to establish its relationship to our justification, nature, perfection, and glorification. Tracking provided on most orders. Judson Pr. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Redemption Accomplished and Applied #ad - Condition: New. He goes on to identify the distinct steps in the Bible’s presentation of how the redemption accomplished by Christ is applied progressively to the life of the redeemed, including the role of faith and repentance. Concise, and accessible, precise, Murray’s classic doctrinal study will now reach and benefit a new generation of readers.
21 Servants of Sovereign Joy Complete Set: Faithful, Flawed, and Fruitful The Swans Are Not SilentCrossway #ad - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Judson Pr. And their stories should be told and read today. Condition: New. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Their voices live on. In this book, john piper explores the lives of twenty-one leaders from church history, weakness, offering a close look at their perseverance amidst opposition, and suffering.
Tracking provided on most orders. Isbn13: 9780800730895. Let the endurance of these faithful but flawed saints inspire you toward a life of Christ-exalting courage, passion, and joy. Their lives and teachings are full of messages that are still profoundly relevant. Throughout history, the lives of spiritual giants―though full of struggle, sin, and weakness―magnify the glory and majesty of God.
Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret Moody ClassicsMoody Publishers #ad - Isbn13: 9780800730895. For christians longing for the inward joy and power that Hudson Taylor had, they can find the secret to it here. The secret, it turns out, is available to any who call on Christ's name. An easy, non-self-denying life will never be one of power, " Taylor said. Moody Publishers. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
Are you willing to abide in him, and thus to bear much fruit?"Now with a new foreword by George Verwer Judson Pr. Tracking provided on most orders. There is only one Christ. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. There are not two christs—an easygoing one for easygoing Christians, and a suffering, toiling one for exceptional believers.
Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret Moody Classics #ad - A spiritual biography of the "father of modern missions, "Hudson Taylor's Spiritual Secret poses one question: What empowered Hudson Taylor's ministry in China? The answer is unfolded in these pages. Fruit-bearing involves cross-bearing. Written by taylor's son and daughter-in-law, it shows us a man with fierce faith who believed that God truly would fuflill all He promises in Scripture.
William Tyndale: A BiographyYale University Press #ad - William tyndale 1494-1536 was the first person to translate the Bible into English from its original Greek and Hebrew and the first to print the Bible in English, which he did in exile. Moody Publishers. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Yale University Press. Condition: New. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold!
It sets the story of his life in the intellectual and literary contexts of his immense achievement and explores his influence on the theology, literature, and humanism of Renaissance and Reformation Europe. However, though unacknowledged, his masterly translation formed the basis of all English bibles--including the "King James Bible, " many of whose finest passages were taken unchanged, from Tyndale's work.
William Tyndale: A Biography #ad - This important book, published in the quincentenary year of his birth, is the first major biography of Tyndale in sixty years. Isbn13: 9780800730895. Giving the laity access to the word of God outraged the clerical establishment in England: he was condemned, hunted, and eventually murdered. His book brings to life one of the great geniuses of the age.
Judson Pr. David daniell, editor of tyndale's New Testament and Tyndale's Old Testament, eloquently describes the dramatic turns in Tyndale's life. He was seized in antwerp, imprisoned in Vilvoorde Castle near Brussels, and burnt at the stake for heresy in 1536.
Valley of Vision Leather: A Collection of Puritan Prayers and DevotionsBanner of Truth #ad - It is here that the care and scriptural thoroughness which others found necessary in their approach to God may be of help. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Moody Publishers. This book has been prepared not to 'supply' prayers but to prompt and encourage the Christian as he treads the path on which others have gone before.
Isbn13: 9780800730895. Yale University Press. The reason for this lies partly in a neglect of due preparation. The valley of vision A Collection of Puritan Prayers and Devotions. Yet prayer is also vocal and may therefore on occasions be written. Condition: New. Consequently in the puritan tradition there are many written prayers and meditations which constitute an important corpus of inspiring devotional literature.
Valley of Vision Leather: A Collection of Puritan Prayers and Devotions #ad - Too often ex tempore prayer lacks variety, order and definiteness. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. In this practice the spirit of prayer was regarded as of first importance and the best form of prayer, for living prayer is the characteristic of genuine spirituality. Judson Pr. The strength of Puritan character and life lay in prayer and meditation.
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Evangelism and the Sovereignty of GodIVP Books #ad - Judson Pr. Isbn13: 9780800730895. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! In a careful review of the biblical evidence, he shows how a right understanding of God's sovereignty is not so much a barrier to evangelism as an incentive and powerful support for it. I. Packer shows in this new edition to the popular IVP Classics how both of these attitudes are false.
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If god is in control of everything, can Christians sit back and not bother to evangelize? Or does active evangelism imply that God is not really sovereign at all? J.
The Gospel-Driven Church: Uniting Church Growth Dreams with the Metrics of GraceZondervan #ad - Tracking provided on most orders. Things like attendance, decisions, dollars, and experiences can tell us something about a church, but not everything. To cultivate a spiritually healthy church we need a shift in our metrics--a "grace-shift" that prioritizes the work of God in the lives of people over numbers and dollars.
Combined with this problem is the discipleship deficit, the difficult truth that most evangelicals are not reaching the unchurched at the rates they think they are. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Wilson includes diagnostic questions that will help leaders measure--and lead team transparency in measuring as a group--the relative spiritual health of their church, as well as a practical prescriptive plan for implementing this metric-measuring strategy without becoming legalistic.
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