Item description for Bold as a Lamb: Pastor Samuel Lamb and the Underground Church of China by Ken Anderson...
Overview This is the eye-opening true story of Pastor Samuel Lamb, one of China's best-known pastors. Imprisoned for more than twenty years for preaching the Gospel, he built a phenomenal "house church" and became the beloved pastor to more than a thousand people.
Publishers Description You cannot understand China without meeting heroes like Samuel Lamb In an age when secularism and materialism numb the human spirit, China's amazing Christians demonstrate the power of living faith. In 1950 China's Christians numbered about a million. Today, estimates range between 30 and 70 million How did this body of believers grow so rapidly under atheism and materialism? Bold as a Lamb is the true story of Pastor Samuel Lamb. Imprisoned for more than twenty years for preaching the Gospel, he became the beloved secret pastor to hundreds of fellow inmates. After his release in 1978, he built a phenomenal "house church" congregation of more than a thousand. Soon, however, he became the special target of those determined to destroy the mushrooming house church movement in China. His church was closed and his ministry tools were confiscated. Yet this man remains undaunted, standing boldly -- and with spiritual grace, against fierce opposition. This is the fascinating, eye-opening account of one of China's best-known pastors, his dauntless congregation, and how they found joy and optimism in the face of relentless persecution.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.03" Width: 4.95" Height: 0.52" Weight: 0.455 lbs.
Release Date Mar 5, 1991
Publisher Zondervan Publishing
ISBN 0310532213 ISBN13 9780310532217 UPC 025986532215
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More About Ken Anderson
Anderson is the owner of Anderson Consulting & Training
Reviews - What do customers think about Bold As A Lamb?
A Must-Read! Mar 27, 2000
Whether or not you are a Christian, this book will touch your soul. Samuel Lamb spent over 20 years in Chinese prisons for sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ. As a Christian, it has challenged me in my walk with Christ.
Pastor Lamb and the Underground Church in China Jul 17, 1999
I felt strongly enough about this book to go out of my way to write a review (!). I learned a lot about how the Chinese government deals with the Church. I would love to meet Pastor Lamb someday.
God's Awesomeness Demonstrated Through One Man's Life Feb 20, 1999
In 1996, a friend loaned me their copy of Bold as a Lamb just one month prior to our trip to China. This book gave me a stronger understanding of the real presecution that takes place everyday in this fallen world that desperately needs Jesus Christ. This book recounts the story of one Christian man's life within the wallls of China. How he spent over 20 years of his life in prison because of his faith in Jesus Christ. I would strongly recommend this book to anyone Christian or not. Also, to those who teach High School or College students this would be an excellent book for classroom reading and discusion. While in China, I personally met Pastor Samual Lamb and worshiped with his home church.