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123 obres 29,185 Membres 40 Ressenyes 1 preferits

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Crèdit de la imatge: Geoff and Janet Benge. Ascent.

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Obres de Geoff Benge

William Carey: Obliged to Go (1998) 1,097 exemplars
Nate Saint: On a Wing and a Prayer (1998) 1,039 exemplars
Mary Slessor: Forward Into Calabar (1999) — Autor — 974 exemplars
Adoniram Judson: Bound for Burma (2000) 813 exemplars
Jim Elliot: One Great Purpose (1999) 646 exemplars
Betty Greene: Wings to Serve (1999) 567 exemplars
Brother Andrew: God's Secret Agent (2006) — Autor — 461 exemplars
C. S. Lewis: Master Storyteller (2007) 432 exemplars
John Williams: Messenger of Peace (2002) 321 exemplars
Wilfred Grenfell: Fisher of Men (2003) 300 exemplars
Sundar Singh: Footprints Over the Mountains (2005) — Autor — 290 exemplars
C. T. Studd: No Retreat (2005) — Autor — 268 exemplars
George Washington: True Patriot (2001) 266 exemplars
Harriet Tubman: Freedombound (2002) 261 exemplars
Daniel Boone: Frontiersman (2004) 261 exemplars
Clara Barton: Courage Under Fire (2003) 259 exemplars
John Wesley: The World His Parish (2007) 247 exemplars
John Adams: Independence Forever (2002) 240 exemplars
Count Zinzendorf: Firstfruit (2006) 231 exemplars
Clarence Jones: Mr. Radio (2005) 187 exemplars
Benjamin Franklin: Live Wire (2005) 164 exemplars
Paul Brand: Helping Hands (2011) 156 exemplars
Alan Shepard: Higher Faster (2007) 128 exemplars
Orville Wright: The Flyer (2006) 116 exemplars
Davy Crockett: Ever Westward (2011) 115 exemplars
Francis Asbury: Circuit Rider (2013) 103 exemplars
Louis Zamperini: Redemption (2014) 98 exemplars
Charles Mulli: We Are Family (2017) 77 exemplars
John Newton: Change of Heart (2018) 61 exemplars

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Coneixement comú

Data de naixement
1958
Gènere
male
Relacions
Benge, Janet (co-author and spouse)

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3.5 stars

Mary Slessor (1848-1915) was a single Scottish woman who became a missionary to Nigeria when she was in her late twenties. It was encouraging to me that she was single, older, and without any particular "talents." (She worked in a mill before her time in Africa.)

The writing itself was just okay, but I enjoy virtually all missionary stories.

I wish there had been more of an epilogue, describing what happened after her death in the regions where she had worked. I would also have liked to hear more about her children. (I don't know how much source material actually exists for those topics, though.)… (més)
 
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RachelRachelRachel | Nov 21, 2023 |
Olympic hero, WWII bombardier, plane crash survivor and the amazing power to forgive.
 
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MenoraChurch | Nov 5, 2023 |
Her Life (1902 - 1970) is one of the truly great missionary stories of our era. Easy to read.
 
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MenoraChurch | Hi ha 3 ressenyes més | Feb 5, 2023 |

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Obres
123
Membres
29,185
Popularitat
#686
Valoració
4.2
Ressenyes
40
ISBN
420
Llengües
6
Preferit
1

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