Item description for Chained and Cheerful: Paul's Letter to the Philippians by George Mitchell...
Overview Paul's epistle to the Phillipians has been a constant source of encouragement and inspiration to many who are experiencing difficult times. Written from a jail cell, Paul is shown to be rejoicing in his trials and reveals his tender concern for the Church in Philippi. Phillippians has much to offer the Christian today and this book is the ideal accompaniment for someone who wants to grasp its message to the full. With study questions and sermon outlines, this encouraging book contains a wealth of useful material for pastor and layman alike. Giving some fascinating historical background of the Church in Philippi, George Mitchell delves into Phillippians in his own punchy, readable style and presents us with the wonderful truths found within it.
Publishers Description Isobel Kuhn questioned whether God even existed. Mary Slessor grew up in a slum with an alcoholic father. Joni Eareckson broke her neck during a diving accident and Corrie Ten Boom just lived with her family in a little watch shop in Harlaam Holland. What is so special about these girls and how did they change their world Isobel Kuhn believed in God and then obeyed his call to travel to Asia to tell the Lisu people about God. Mary Slessor put herself through evening classes and eventually became one of the first white women to venture into the interior of Africa. Joni Eareckson struggled through her treatment and endless hospital visits to become the inspiration to many Christians. Corrie Ten Boom spent most of her life just living in Holland until the Nazis started killing the Jews. Corrie Ten Boom put her life on the line to save the lives of many Jews in the hiding place a hidden room behind her wardrobe in a little watch shop in Haarlem Holland.Mary Slessor Missionary in Africa Corrie Ten Boom hid Jews in Nazi Germany Granny Brand Missionary in India Joni Eareckson Gladys Aylward Missionary in China Jackie Pullinger Missionary in Hong Kong Amy Carmichael Missionary in India Elisabeth Fry Worked among the sick prisoners and homeless Catherine Booth CoFounder of The Salvation Army and Isobel Kuhn Missionary in Asia.
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Studio: Christian Focus
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.44" Width: 5.32" Height: 0.57" Weight: 0.43 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2001
Publisher Christian Focus Publications
Edition Large Type
ISBN 1857926668 ISBN13 9781857926668
Availability 0 units.
More About George Mitchell
George Mitchell served as Senator from Maine from 1980 to 1995, the last six years as Majority Leader. Since leaving the Senate, in addition to chairing the Northern Ireland peace talks, he has served as Chairman of the International Crisis Group, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention of crisis in international affairs, and as Chairman of the Ethics Committee of the U.S. Olympic Committee.