Item description for Ten Boys Who Made History (Lightkeepers) by Irene Howat...
Overview Would you like to make history? Would you like to change your world? These ten boys grew up and did just that! Find out how Samuel Rutherford showed people that love works better than fear; Johnathan Edwards helped the Iroquois Indians and then was asked to teach at Princeton; Gorege Whitefield preached the Salvation to thousands and saved the lives of children; Robert Murray McCheyne lost his brother but found Jesus; D.L. Moody sold shoes in a shop and then taught childrenk in a caravan; Billy played proffessional baseballl and then preached the gospel; Charles Spurgeon became a Christian in a snowstorm and then told the world about Jesus; A.W. Tozer rescued orphan lambs and then he was saved by Jesus; Martyn Lloyd Jones became a doctor but found a better medicine for souls.
Publishers Description These Christian stalwarts were once young boys playing games, learning from mistakes and growing up in quite a different world. But was it that different? Irene Howat has researched the lives of these men of God and draws out lessons we can all relate to, especially youngsters today. Charles Spurgeon (Preacher and Writer); Jonathan Edwards (Revival Preacher and missionary); Samuel Rutherford (Westminster Confession of Faith; Preacher); D L Moody (Evangelist and Children's Worker); Martin Lloyd Jones (Physician and Preacher); A W Tozer (Preacher and Writer); John Owen (Preacher and Writer); Robert Murray McCheyne (Preacher and Mission worker); Billy Sunday (Sportsman and Evangelist); George Whitfield (Revival Preacher and Orphanage founder). Find out how Samuel showed people that love works better than fear; John made friends with powerful rulers and humble craftsmen; Jonathan helped the Iroquois Indians and then was asked to teach at Princeton; George preached Salvation to thousands and saved the lives of children; Robert lost his brother but found Jesus; Dwight sold shoes in a shop and then taught children in a caravan; Billy played professional baseball and then preached the gospel; Charles became a Christian in a snowstorm and then told the world about Jesus; Aiden rescued orphan lambs and then he was saved by Jesus; Martyn became a doctor but found a better medicine for souls.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 4.25" Height: 7" Weight: 0.25 lbs.
Release Date May 20, 2004
Publisher Christian Focus Publications
Grade Level Grade School
Series Light Keepers
ISBN 1857928369 ISBN13 9781857928365
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More About Irene Howat
Irene Howat is an award-winning author who has many titles, for adults and children, to her name. She is married to a retired minister and they have a grown up family. She is also a talented artist and now stays in Ayrshire, Scotland. She especially enjoys receiving letters from children and replies to all of them! Check out her new writing at www.story-a-month-club.org.uk - a new story every month!
Irene Howat currently resides in Tarbert.
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