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Women of Faith And Courage Susanna Wesley, Fanny Crosby, Catherine Booth, Mary Slessor and Corrie ten Boom
     

Women of Faith And Courage Susanna Wesley, Fanny Crosby, Catherine Booth, Mary Slessor and Corrie ten Boom

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by Vance Christie
 

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Through some of the best-loved heroines of the Christian faith, God's glory is manifest as He accomplishes significant things through imperfect people. In Women of Faith readers discover the remarkable stories of Susanna Wesley, Fanny Crosby, Catherine Booth, Mary Slessor and Corrie ten Boom. Their lives spanned three centuries and their circumstances were each very

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Through some of the best-loved heroines of the Christian faith, God's glory is manifest as He accomplishes significant things through imperfect people. In Women of Faith readers discover the remarkable stories of Susanna Wesley, Fanny Crosby, Catherine Booth, Mary Slessor and Corrie ten Boom. Their lives spanned three centuries and their circumstances were each very different, but steadfast faith and courage is the constant resounding theme for each.
In Women of Faith engaging narratives with rich historical detail reveal the uncommon faithfulness of these five women in evangelism, missions pioneering, ministries of compassion and the nurturing of their own families. Their giftedness, resilience and compassion shine through, modeling devotion to Christ and sacrificial service in His kingdom.
Across the pages of this book, the legacy of these women lives on to inspire and instruct contemporary believers-in living all of life for the glory of God.

Editorial Reviews

Christian Focus - Denise George
Thank you, Vance Christie, for your amazing biographies of five remarkable Christian women in history. Your book, Women of
Faith and Courage, shows in a beautifully-written and fascinating style, the faithful devotion of these women for Christ, and allows us to look deeply into their lives and ministries. I can highly recommend this book, and I hope women around the world will study it for personal spiritual growth and also in a group Bible study setting. Truly, these five women are role mod
Christian Focus - Diana Lynn Severance
"Whether confronted with poverty, a self-centered husband, endless debt, physical disabilities, perennial illness, government persecution, destructive fires, or loneliness, they all found faith in Christ gave them a courage to overcome every obstacle and serve Him."
Diana Lynn Severance ~ a historian with broad experience teaching in universities and seminaries, Spring, Texas
Christian Focus - Faith Cook
"This fascinating book, Women of Faith and Courage, shows in a beautifully-written and fascinating style, the faithful devotion of these women for Christ, and allows us to look deeply into their lives and ministries."
Faith Cook ~ author of Troubled Journey, Derbyshire, England
Christian Focus - Helen Roseveare
"He has written each life story in such a vibrant way, truly making each of the five women come alive."
Helen Roseveare

Product Details

BN ID:
2940014952354
Publisher:
Christian Focus Publications
Publication date:
07/07/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,171,363
File size:
709 KB

Meet the Author

Vance Christie is a pastor and author best known for vivid retelling of missionary stories. He lives in Aurora, Nebraska and has previously written for the ‘Heroes of the Faith’ series.

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Women of Faith And Courage Susanna Wesley, Fanny Crosby, Catherine Booth, Mary Slessor and Corrie ten Boom 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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