Item description for Gladys Aylward: For the Children of China (Heroes of the Faith) by Sam Wellman...
People need inspiration like never before-stories of legendary, faith- filled heroes who met amazing obstacles with courage, perseverance, and even joy. . .stories of godly men and women who changed the world. Barbour's retooled Heroes of the Faith series is back with additional titles-compelling, easy-to-read biographies of missionaries, evangelists, and others who made their mark for Christ beyond the walls of the church. Adults and adolescents alike will be inspired by the commitment, sacrifice, and wisdom of these great Christian leaders. Heroes of the Faith-the name says it all!
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Studio: Barbour Publishing, Incorporated
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.6" Width: 4.1" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.2 lbs.
Release Date Jun 30, 2005
Publisher Barbour Publishing Company
ISBN 1593106289 ISBN13 9781593106287
Availability 0 units.
More About Sam Wellman
Author Sam Wellman is a freelance writer from Kansas. He has written many books for Barbour Publishing, including several in the Heroes of the Faith series. Sam also operates a Christian biography Web site, www.heroesofhistory.com.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Gladys Aylward: For the Children of China (Heroes of the Faith)?
The Bravest Small Woman Sep 11, 2006
Anyone who has seen "Inn of the Sixth Happiness" could not help but wonder at the courage of this unassuming woman. The book opens up an entirely different realm as compared to the screen presentation, because the book is able to expand more on the individual hardships and service of Gladys Aylward. It is engrossing right from the beginning and demonstrates her true courage. Ingrid Bergmann's rendition of the character was very good, but a more intimate knowledge of Gladys is possible only in the book. I highly recommend this easy to read, yet comprehensive offering.