John and Betty Stam: Missionary Martyrs

19 November 2019 | By Vance Christie | Filed in: martyr.

Amidst the millions of committed Christians in each generation, a handful rise to special prominence Learn about their exciting and inspiring lives in Barbour s Heroes of the Faith series.Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends Those words of Jesus Chr

Shadow of the Almighty: The Life and Testament of Jim Elliot

19 November 2019 | By Elisabeth Elliot | Filed in: martyr.

Shadow of the Almighty is a modern classic story of faithfulness, obedience, and martyrdom It is the best selling account of the martyrdom of Jim Elliot and four other missionaries at the hands of the Huaorani Indians in Ecuador Shadow of the Almighty has inspired Christians since its first public

Through Gates of Splendor

19 November 2019 | By Elisabeth Elliot | Filed in: martyr.

In 1956, five young men, including Elliot s husband, Jim, traveled into the jungles of Ecuador to establish communication with the fierce Huaorani Tribe, a people whose only previous response to the outside world has been to attack all strangers The men s mission combined modern technology with inn

The Martyr's Song (The Martyr's Song Series, Book 1) (With CD)

19 November 2019 | By Ted Dekker | Filed in: martyr.

What would you die for Thats the question suddenly thrust upon a small band of women and children in Bosnia at the close of World War II When a group of bitter soldiers stumble upon their peaceful village, they suddenly face an insidious eviland the ultimate test It is then, in the midst of ch

When Our Worlds Collide (Our Worlds, #1)

19 November 2019 | By Lindsey Iler | Filed in: martyr.

Note Edited, updated version uploaded 10 12 15 Kennedy Conrad is everything he needs Graham Black has two rules in life Play baseball, so he can get the hell out of Tennessee, and leave your shirt on when you drop your panties He s a typical all American pitcher with the world at his fingertips

When Heaven Weeps (Martyr's Song, #2)

19 November 2019 | By Ted Dekker | Filed in: martyr.

Experience one of the first novels from New York Times bestselling author Ted Dekker Heaven s Wager is genuinely exciting fast paced spine tingling Publishers Weekly A thriller unlike any you have ever read A love strong enough to bring a tremor to your bones A sacrifice po

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

19 November 2019 | By Eric Metaxas | Filed in: martyr.

As Adolf Hitler and the Nazis seduced a nation, bullied a continent, and attempted to exterminate the Jews of Europe, a small number of dissidents and saboteurs worked to dismantle the Third Reich from the inside One of these was Dietrich Bonhoeffer a pastor and author, known as much for such spir

Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel

19 November 2019 | By John Guy | Filed in: martyr.

A revisionist new biography reintroducing readers to one of the most subversive figures in English history the man who sought to reform a nation, dared to defy his king, and laid down his life to defend his sacred honor Becket s life story has been often told but never so incisively reexamined and

In the Presence of My Enemies

19 November 2019 | By Gracia Burnham | Filed in: martyr.

Soon after September 11, the news media stepped up its coverage of the plight of Martin and Gracia Burnham, the missionary couple captured and held hostage in the Philippine jungle by terrorists with ties to Osama Bin Laden After a year of captivity, and a violent rescue that resulted in Martin s d

Safely Home

19 November 2019 | By Randy Alcorn | Filed in: martyr.

2002 Gold Medallion Award winner Fans of Randy Alcorn will applaud this soul stirring story of two college friends who reconnect after twenty years One is living life apart from God in comfortable corporate America while the other is living for Christ under intense persecution in China This stunn

By Their Blood: Christian Martyrs from the Twentieth Century and Beyond

19 November 2019 | By James C. Hefley | Filed in: martyr.

Their amazing stories are told in By Their Blood, a modern continuation of the classic Foxe s Book of Martyrs Some stories are well known John and Betty Stam were beheaded by an antiforeign mob Jim Elliot and four others were slain by Auca Indians in Ecuador But countless other stories are less

Against the Cage (Worth the Fight, #1)

19 November 2019 | By Sidney Halston | Filed in: martyr.

In her Loveswept debut, Sidney Halston turns up the heat as a sexy cage fighter shows a former bookworm how delicious a few rounds between the sheets can be For Chrissy Martin, returning to her Florida hometown always seems to bring bad luck The day starts with a breakup text, followed by a jail