Item description for Cast of Characters: Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God by Max Lucado...
Overview Inspiring selections offer a compelling look at the most high-impact moments in the biblical narrative, featuring stories about Mary, Peter, Matthew, Job, and other biblical characters.
Some of the most powerful stories from the Bible will come alive for todays readers through these inspiring selections from the writings of Max Lucado. Max provides a compelling look at the most high-impact moments in the biblical narrative, drawn from his previous 20+ years of writing.
At the end of each chapter will be study guide questions so the reader can go deeper into this scripture.
Extraordinary stories are told about the following characters:
Mary, Peter, Matthew, Joseph, Nicodemus, Woman at the Well, David, Esther, Job, The Samaritan Woman, John, Rich Young Man.
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Studio: Thomas Nelson
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.34" Height: 0.89" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Oct 7, 2008
Publisher Thomas Nelson
ISBN 0849921244 ISBN13 9780849921247
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More About Max Lucado
Max Lucado (MA, Abilene Christian University) serves as the minister of preaching at Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, and is a best-selling author and speaker. His award-winning books have been translated into more than fifty-four languages and he has been named one of the most influential leaders in social media by The New York Times. Max lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife, Denalyn, and has three daughters and one granddaughter.
David Wenzel received a BFA from Hartford Art School and has been illustrating professionally for nearly thirty years. He is recognized for illustrating the graphic novel adaptation of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, as well as numerous other children's materials.
Max Lucado currently resides in San Antonio, in the state of Texas.
Max Lucado has published or released items in the following series...
Christian Large Print Originals
Historias Biblicas Ilustradas
Inspiration for Everyday Life
Inspirational Bible Study; Life Lessons with Max Lucado
Reviews - What do customers think about Cast Of Characters?
Great book Dec 28, 2009
This isn't just a great book for Christians. Anyone should be able to appreciate these comparisons made between today's world and the days of the Bible. This author definitely made me start looking at my own life in a new light. I'll never see the world or the Bible in the same way after reading this.
Not Very Deep Dec 8, 2009
This is the third Max Lucado book I have been gifted with. I read The Applause of Heaven a few years ago, and we own a few of the children's books Lucado has written. Cast of Characters was released last fall and contains portions of his previous writings. Lucado takes a brief look at a few dozen different men and women of God. It was simple enough that I was able to read parts of the book to my then six year old. Lucado has quite an imagination, and the creative writer in him takes some major liberties as he tells the stories of the people of the Bible.
Cast of Characters: Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God by Max Lucado Sep 23, 2009
Excellent book -- Max ties biblical characters and their stories to today's world in a way only Max Lucado can do it. Good, easy read!
Cast of Characters by Max Lucado Sep 23, 2009
Very enjoyble easy reading and inspiring at the same time. Max Lucado uses scripture characters and translates them into everyday people. It makes one realize that the people of the scriptures are in many ways just like us.
Cast of Characters / Lucado Jul 16, 2009
A good basis for a summer adult Sunday School study... Max Lucado comes through again with thought provoking views of biblical characters in a contemporary frame.