Item description for Hidden Heroes by Larry Thompson...
Overview Have you ever seen a real hero? Not the kind on television or in the movies, but the quiet kind of individual who changes lives without people even noticing. These hidden heroes dwell on the streets of compassion and on the bridges of hope. They live in the hearts of those who have love for the unlovely and a right word when everyone else is silent. Cities survive, communities continue, and families stay together because of these hidden heroes who rush in when everyone else runs out. Larry Thompson believes we all have a hero hidden inside of us.What can we learn from the hidden heroes of the Bible? What can we find out about the hero hidden inside of our own hearts? "We encounter heroes hidden in every area of life-business, community, sports. What makes someone a hero? What causes an individual to strive beyond the everyday expectations and excel? In this book, my friend Larry Thompson uncovers the secrets of Hidden Heroes from ages ago and then applies a very contemporary lesson for success in this new century." -H.WAYNE HUIZENGA Entrepreneur and President, Huizenga Holdings, Inc. "Hidden Heroes makes me remember people that have been very important to me in my 33-year career as a head coach in the National Football League. These are people you can count on who want nothing back in return. They make as much of a contribution as those who are recognized as stars. It's important that we find time to praise their legacy." -DON F. SHULA Winningest Coach in the NFL (Head Coach,Miami Dolphins, 1970-1995) Author Profile
Publishers Description When the final accounting is done one day, we will learn that God's "hidden heroes" on earth far outnumbered the famous men and women whose names are more easily recognizable. Of course, the fact that some are briefly mentioned in the Bible reminds us that God affirmed their unique contribution to His kingdom. Though not entirely unsung, they moved on a different and smaller stage than that of those Biblical characters like King David and the Apostle Paul.
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Studio: Xulon Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.56" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Jun 8, 2005
Publisher Xulon Press
ISBN 1597812900 ISBN13 9781597812900
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More About Larry Thompson
Larry A. Thompson is the founder and president of the Larry Thompson Organization, a Los Angeles-based company devoted to film production and personal management of talent. His clients have included Drew Barrymore, Cindy Crawford, Barry White, William Shatner, Richard Pryor, Delta Burke, and Sonny and Cher. He's produced numerous television movies, including "And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story", and has received eight Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe nomination.
Reviews - What do customers think about Hidden Heroes?
Just what we all need Nov 2, 2006
Most of my heroes are hidden. Many of the true heroes are those you never know about. The inspiration of this great little book is to help us realize the heroes around us and the Hidden Heroes in the Bible. Larry Thompson has dug deep and motivated many to do the same. Not just to find the Hidden Heroes of scripture but to uncover the hero God wants to use in us all.
This is not only a great read, but a terrific resource.
Hidden Heroes a "must read"! Aug 4, 2005
Hidden Heroes is a "must read" for anyone who wants to make a difference in their sphere of influence. By bringing some lesser-known but significant Biblical characters to light, Dr. Thompson has pointed the way for anyone who can handle a life that is filled with intrigue and impact!
Will help you find the Hero inside Jul 21, 2005
Hidden Heroes challenges each of us to release the Hero within. This book will inspire all who read it, and will bring insight into the lives of many "Hidden Heroes" throughout Biblical History. These insights will give practical guidance into how we should aspire to live our lives today. A great book that will reach all kinds of readers from business leaders to bible students, this book is for you!
WIll Ignite the Hero in You Jul 20, 2005
Hidden Heroes is a dynamic look into the Hero within all of us. Are you tired of flipping through books that say the same thing over and over? Hidden Heroes will delight those who desire to know more about God's Word, while challenging those that are searching to find the true Hero inside. Whether you are a corporate leader, or a single mom, this book will ignite the Hero within and change your life forever.