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

14 August 2020 | 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 n nShadow of the Almighty has inspired Christians since its first publi

Through Gates of Splendor

14 August 2020 | 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

John and Betty Stam: Missionary Martyrs

14 August 2020 | 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

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

14 August 2020 | By Ted Dekker | Filed in: martyr.

What would you die for n nThats 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 n nIt is then, in the midst of

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

14 August 2020 | By Ted Dekker | Filed in: martyr.

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

Thomas Becket: Warrior, Priest, Rebel

14 August 2020 | 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

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

14 August 2020 | 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

Rachel's Tears: The Spiritual Journey of Columbine Martyr Rachel Scott

14 August 2020 | By Beth Nimmo | Filed in: martyr.

The Columbine tragedy in April 1999 pierced the heart of our country In December 1999, we learned that the teenage killers specifically targeted Rachel Scott and mocked her Christian faith on their chilling, homemade videotapes Rachel Scott died for her faith Now her parents talk about Rachel s l

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy

14 August 2020 | 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

In the Presence of My Enemies

14 August 2020 | 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

When Our Worlds Collide (Our Worlds, #1)

14 August 2020 | By Lindsey Iler | Filed in: martyr.

n Note Edited, updated version uploaded 10 12 15 n n nKennedy Conrad is everything he needs nGraham 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 nHe s a typical all American pitcher with the world at his finger

Safely Home

14 August 2020 | 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