Heavenly Man

Heavenly Man Author Paul Hattaway
ISBN-10 9780857210456
Year 2011-02-07
Pages 352
Language en
Publisher Monarch Books

This is the intensely dramatic story of how God took a young, half-starved boy from a poor village in Henan Province and used him mightily to preach the gospel, despite horrific opposition. Brother Yun is one of China's house church leaders, a man who despite his relative youth has suffered prolonged torture and imprisonment for his faith. Instead of focusing on the many miracles or experiences of suffering, however, Yun prefers to emphasise the character and beauty of Jesus. This astonishing book will form a watershed in your spiritual life.

Son of the Underground

Son of the Underground Author Isaac Liu
ISBN-10 9780857211996
Year 2012-01-01
Pages 141
Language en
Publisher Monarch Books

In the months before Isaac's birth, Brother Yun was in prison. His mother was about to be forced into having an abortion, though seven months pregnant, because she was carrying the child of an enemy of the state. After desperate prayer, the night before she was due to go into a hospital for the operation, she miraculously gave birth.

What God s Up To on Planet Earth

What God s Up To on Planet Earth Author Mark J. Keown
ISBN-10 9781620326077
Year 2011-05-07
Pages 160
Language en
Publisher Wipf and Stock Publishers

Have you ever wondered, "Why am I here? What's gone wrong with the world? What is the answer? How will it all end? What do I have to do to know God?" What's God up to on Planet Earth? offers a no-strings-attached presentation of the Christian message written for those who are seeking answers to questions like these. Mark Keown gives a compelling vision of a loving God whose desire is the restoration of the whole world. The book focuses on the individual person and how he or she fits into this inspiring vision. It is a must-read for those seeking to understand the Christian faith more.

The Wow of His Word

The Wow of His Word Author Edwina Doyle
ISBN-10 9781490873466
Year 2015-05-21
Pages 286
Language en
Publisher WestBow Press

The Wow of His Word answers tough questions about Christianity and the Bible while explaining why the Bible is the handbook for happiness. While sharing her own spiritual journey, the author shares fascinating stories of martyrs, missionaries, reformed atheists, revivals, and miraculous healings that will spark faith in unbelievers and rekindle that of believers.

The Reading and Preaching of the Scriptures in the Worship of the Christian Church Vol 7

The Reading and Preaching of the Scriptures in the Worship of the Christian Church  Vol  7 Author Hughes Oliphant Old
ISBN-10 9780802817716
Year 2010-02-22
Pages 734
Language en
Publisher Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

This magisterial volume is the seventh and last of Hughes Oliphant Old s history of preaching. Here Old takes up the story with the sixties and the Second Vatican Council and follows it all the way through to the house churches of China and the preaching of the Archbishop of Uganda, known as the Billy Graham of Africa. Along the way he looks at the engaging preaching found in Latin America, the rise of the modern megachurch, the role of Joan Alexandru s preaching in bringing down the house of Ceausescu, and other historically significant moments in preaching. / Full of surprising details and inspiring stories of ministry, this book is a fitting work to round out Old s monumental, comprehensive series written by a preacher for preachers on the history of preaching in the Christian church.

Target Israel

Target Israel Author Tim LaHaye
ISBN-10 9780736964500
Year 2015-06-01
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Harvest House Publishers

As the conflicts in the Middle East grow in intensity, we cannot help but wonder what lies ahead for the nation of Israel and whether any of it means we are drawing closer to the last days. In their exciting new book Target Israel, prophecy experts Tim LaHaye and Ed Hindson explain why Israel is at the center of God's prophetic plan for the future. As you carefully review the Scriptures with them, you'll learn about...the miracle of Israel's modern-day existence; Israel's unique purpose in the world; the ways in which Israel serves as a super sign of the end times; the coming alliance of nations that will attempt to annihilate Israel; and Christ's return to Jerusalem to rule the world. You'll be inspired as you see how God will bring all His prophetic promises to pass, and be encouraged to share your faith with greater urgency in light of Christ's second coming.

Faith Reads A Selective Guide to Christian Nonfiction

Faith Reads  A Selective Guide to Christian Nonfiction Author David Rainey
ISBN-10 9781591588474
Year 2008-07-30
Pages 388
Language en
Publisher ABC-CLIO

At last—a resource for librarians who wish to build or develop their nonfiction collection and use it to better serve the needs of adult Christian readers. Covering the three major branches of Christianity (Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox), the author organizes more than 600 titles into subject categories ranging from biography, the arts, and education, to theology, devotion, and spiritual warfare. Award-winning classics are noted. Introductory narrative frames the literature, and helps librarians better understand Christian literature; and learn how to establish selection criteria for building a Christian nonfiction collection.

Operation China

Operation China Author Paul Hattaway
ISBN-10 0953575756
Year 2000
Pages 705
Language en

This unique resource is the first attempt ever made to profile all the people groups of China!- Based on field research; the harvest of more than ten years work-Includes important new ethnographical and anthropological material-Indexed and with an extensive bibliography of English and Chinese language publications.-Includes maps, statistics, linguistic classifications.-Illustrated with 704 full-colour photographs of 490 people groups.-Information-packed but opening doors into the everyday lives of individuals.-Foreword by Patrick Johnstone, author of the best-selling Operation World.

The Blessings of Obedience

The Blessings of Obedience Author Andrew Murray
ISBN-10 9781629110660
Year 1985-10-01
Pages 112
Language en
Publisher Whitaker House

Obedience is not the most popular word in our vocabulary. We live in a society that is constantly battling the system, fighting for what we want. We're primarily concerned with how the rules inconvenience us, and we're looking to see what we can get away with. Obedience is much more than following rules; it's a state of the heart. Andrew Murray explores the love behind God's demands and the grace that makes it possible for us to obey. The blessing of complete obedience is your intimate connection with a loving, protective heavenly Father who desires more than anything to give you a rich and fulfilling life. Discover how obedience to God's plan will put you in the center of His will!

Mission Spirituality and Authentic Discipleship

Mission Spirituality and Authentic Discipleship Author Wonsuk Ma
ISBN-10 9781498238250
Year 2015-09-15
Pages 274
Language en
Publisher Wipf and Stock Publishers

This book argues for the primacy of spirituality in the practice of mission. Since God is the primary agent of mission and God works through the power of the Holy Spirit, it is through openness to the Spirit that mission finds its true character and has its authentic impact. This is demonstrated today particularly by movements of Christian faith in the global south which carry the good news to the heart of communities in every part of the world. Originating in the Edinburgh 2010 mission study project, the essays assembled in this volume show that today there is a renewal of the missionary impetus of the churches which is marked by its spiritual character. Here fresh motivation for mission is being found, moving people of faith to share the good news of Jesus Christ both within their own communities and by crossing frontiers to take the message to new contexts.

The Mistakes of a Woman

The Mistakes of a Woman Author M Sosa
ISBN-10 0995153302
Year 2016-09-03
Language en
Publisher Sweetzthoughts

The Mistakes Of A Woman will empower you, will make you cry, will make you reminisce on painful memories, and will also show you where you might have gone wrong in your previous relationship, but it will also teach you a valuable lesson of self-love.

White Gardenia

White Gardenia Author Belinda Alexandra
ISBN-10 9781476790312
Year 2015-02-17
Pages 496
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster

From internationally bestselling author Belinda Alexandra comes a sweeping, emotional journey that “depicts vividly the powerful lifelong bond between mothers and daughters” (Paullina Simons, author of The Bronze Horseman). In a district of the city of Harbin, a haven for White Russian families since Russia’s Communist Revolution, Alina Kozlova must make a heartbreaking decision if her only child, Anya, is to survive the final days of World War II. White Gardenia sweeps across cultures and continents, from the glamorous nightclubs of Shanghai to the austerity of Cold War Soviet Russia in the 1960s, from a desolate island in the Pacific Ocean to a new life in post-war Australia. Both mother and daughter must make sacrifices, but is the price too high? Most importantly of all, will they ever find each other again? Rich in historical detail and reminiscent of stories by Kate Morton and Lucinda Riley, White Gardenia is a compelling and beautifully written tale about yearning, longing, and the lengths a mother will go to protect her child.

Living Water

Living Water Author Brother Yun
ISBN-10 9780310309062
Year 2008-09-23
Pages 320
Language en
Publisher Zondervan

In The Heavenly Man, you learned the story of how God took a young half-starved boy from Henan Province and enabled him to stand strong on the frontlines for Jesus Christ, braving horrific opposition and impossible odds. Living Water is a collection of Brother Yun’s dynamic teachings that evolved from his life experiences of persecution and revival in China. Brother Yun shares how the grace of God sustained him during his darkest hours and how that darkness transformed into the infectious joy and zeal for the Lord that are the hallmark of his ministry today. This unique book teaches us that radical faith is not for a chosen few, but for every believer who dares to call Jesus Christ Lord.

Back to Jerusalem

Back to Jerusalem Author Brother Yun
ISBN-10 0830858555
Year 2012-02-04
Pages 168
Language en
Publisher InterVarsity Press

Napoleon once said "When China is moved it will change the face of the globe." Today those words are becoming a reality through the powerful spiritual vision of the Chinese church to send 100,000 missionaries across China's borders to complete the Great Commission, even in this generation. Here Brother Yun, Peter Xu Yongze, and Enoch Wang, three Chinese house church leaders who between them have spent more than 40 years in prison for their faith, explain the history and present-day reality of the Back to Jerusalem movement. Christians everywhere who are called to fulfill the Great Commission will be thrilled by this testimony and inspired to live bolder lives as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Jesus in Beijing

Jesus in Beijing Author David Aikman
ISBN-10 1596980257
Year 2006-11-01
Pages 418
Language en
Publisher Regnery Publishing

Recounts the history of Christianity in China and discusses how the religion may change China in the future.