Item description for Courageous Christians: Devotional Stories for Family Reading by Joyce Brown...
Overview The author offers Christian parents a collection of Christian role models, using stories to introduce readers to people who lived by a code of sacrificial love, courage, and faith. Original.
Publishers Description Most Christian parents dream of raising children who love God with their whole being and seek to serve Christ with their very lives. However, sometimes parents feel they lack solid Christian role models for their children outside of their family. Our kids need Christian heroes. "Courageous Christians," by Joyce Brown, is just the family reader we need to fill this gap The vast array of men, women, and children profiled in this book give everyone someone with whom to identify. These personalities are from different parts of the world and different time periods. These are people who have moved mountains with their faith, had courage beyond belief, and have demonstrated selfless, sacrificial love. "Courageous Christians" is a book that can be used by families with children of all ages. Joyce Brown provides clear, simple, well-explained stories of various Christian heroes. With 60 daily readings, this book will provide a perfect format for family devotions. This delightful family reader will teach children and parents alike what truly makes a Christian hero.
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Studio: Moody Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.96" Width: 7.48" Height: 0.45" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Mar 13, 2000
Publisher MOODY PRESS BOOKS #13
ISBN 0802443486 ISBN13 9780802443489
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More About Joyce Brown
JOYCE BROWN has worked in public relations, advertising and commercial writing. She now uses abilities she developed in those careers to communicate spiritual truths in a fast-paced, captivating style. Joyce is the author of "Courageous Christians, Snapshots of Heaven" and "You Go! Graduate." She has been interviewed on "Prime Time America, Midday Connection, A New Day for America" and hundreds of radio stations across the country.
Joyce lives in Omaha, Nebraska with her husband, David, and their two sons.
Joyce Brown currently resides in Omaha, in the state of Nebraska.
Reviews - What do customers think about Courageous Christians: Devotional Stories for Family Reading?
Courageous Christians : Devotional Stories for Family Readin Mar 1, 2002
When I received this book, I was pleasantly pleased with its format and even more pleased with itýs content. Joyce Vollmer Brown has gathered sixty note-worthy stories of people, some past and some current, who have had their faith put to the test. The authorýs goal was to introduce families, especial children, to heroýs of the faith. She has accomplished that goal and more. We strongly recommend this book to all believers. You will find encouragement and inspiration. One other note, the publisher of this book is Moody Publishing, which is a publisher that I trust greatly when looking for a book of biblical content.
A "must read" for all! Jul 29, 2000
This is one fantastic book! It's inspiring, educational, and most of all, provides something that's lacking in many homes today--great discussion between parents and their kids--even their teenagers!
"Courageous Christians" teaches without preaching. It explores the importance of integrity, perseverance, dreaming big dreams, and never giving up. You'll meet lots of new people, and become better acquainted with some you've known of previously.
Kids of all ages will love this book, and so will their parents. So gather everyone around the sofa before going to bed tonight. Start at the beginning, and read a different story every night. You'll be touched, amazed, and inspired.
Ms. Brown has done an excellent job. The reader will be refreshed and invigorated. I bought several copies of this book to give as Christmas and graduation gifts.
Run, don't walk, to your nearest bookstore and buy this book. You won't be disappointed!
A Great Devotion Book Jun 8, 2000
Finally! A devotion book our whole family looks forward to reading! The stories are fast-paced and very inspiring. They've led to some great discussions.