Through Gates Of Splendor

Through Gates Of Splendor

Through Gates Of Splendor

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Author : Elisabeth Elliot
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Release : 1957
Total Pages : 208 Pages
ISBN : OCLC:500637366


Through Gates Of Splendor

Through Gates Of Splendor

Documents the lives of missionaries who sought to convert the Huao Indians of Ecuador.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Elisabeth Elliot
Publisher : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Release : 1986-02
Total Pages : 273 Pages
ISBN : 0842371524


The Savage My Kinsman

The Savage My Kinsman

Life among the Auca Indians of Ecuador, by the widow of a missionary previously killed by the natives.

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Genre : Huao Indians
Author : Elisabeth Elliot
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Release : 1961
Total Pages : 159 Pages
ISBN : UVA:X000034767


The Journals Of Jim Elliot

The Journals Of Jim Elliot

Jim Elliot was a missionary--and then a martyr at the hands of the Auca Indians to whom he was witnessing. At the age of 28, he left behind a young wife, a baby daughter, and an incredible legacy of faith. Jim's volumes of personal journals, written over many years, reveal the inner struggles and victories that he experienced before his untimely death. In The Journals of Jim Elliot, you'll come to know this intelligent and articulate man who yearns to know God's plan for his life, details his fascinating missions work, and reveals his love for Elisabeth--first as a single man, then as a happily married one. Edited by his widow, Jim's personal yet universal musings about faith, love, and work will show you how to apply the Bible to the situations you face every day. They will inspire you to lead a life of obedience, regardless of the cost, and delight you with an amazing story of courage and determination.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Elisabeth Elliot
Publisher : Revell
Release : 2021-03-23
Total Pages : 480 Pages
ISBN : 9781493434541


End Of The Spear

End Of The Spear

2005 ECPA Retailer's Choice Award winner for best biography/autobiography! Steve Saint was five years old when his father, missionary pilot Nate Saint, was speared to death by a primitive Ecuadorian tribe. In adulthood, Steve, having left Ecuador for a successful business career in the United States, never imagined making the jungle his home again. But when that same tribe asks him to help them, Steve, his wife, and their teenage children move back to the jungle. There, Steve learns long-buried secrets about his father's murder, confronts difficult choices, and finds himself caught between two worlds. Soon to be a major motion picture (January 2006), End of the Spear brilliantly chronicles the continuing story that first captured the world's attention in the bestselling book, Through Gates of Splendor.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Steve Saint
Publisher : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Release : 2010-09-30
Total Pages : 368 Pages
ISBN : 1414341539


Devotedly

Devotedly

Their paths to God’s purpose led them together. Many know the heroic story of Jim Elliot’s violent death in 1956, killed along with four other missionaries by a primitive Ecuadorian tribe they were seeking to reach. Many also know the prolific legacy of Elisabeth Elliot, whose inspiring influence on generations of believers through print, broadcast, and personal testimony continues to resonate, even after her own death in 2015. What many don’t know is the remarkable story of how these two stalwart personalities—single-mindedly devoted to pursuing God’s will for their young lives, certain their future callings would require them to sacrifice forever the blessings of marriage—found their hearts intertwined. Their paths to God’s purpose led them together. Now, for the first time, their only child—daughter Valerie Elliot Shepard—unseals never-before-published letters and private journals that capture in first-person intimacy the attraction, struggle, drama, and devotion that became a most unlikely love story. Riveting for old and young alike, this moving account of their personal lives shines as a gold mine of lived-out truth, hard-fought purity, and an insider’s view on two beloved Christian figures.

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Genre : Religion
Author : Valerie Shepard
Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
Release : 2019-02-01
Total Pages : 304 Pages
ISBN : 9781433651571


Shadow Of The Almighty

Shadow Of The Almighty

Shadow of the Almightyis a modern classic story of faithfulness, obedience, and martyrdom. It is the best-selling account of the martyrdom of Jim Elliot and four other missionaries at the hands of the Huaorani Indians in Ecuador. Shadow of the Almightyhas inspired Christians since its first publication in 1958. Elisabeth Elliot makes full use of Jim's revealing diaries to fill in the details of a life completely committed to God's service. This story was reintroduced to today's audiences in 2006 thanks to the release of the film, End of the Spear, which tells for the first time the killings from the perspective of the Huaorani.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Elisabeth Elliot
Publisher : Hendrickson Publishers
Release : 2008
Total Pages : 351 Pages
ISBN : 9781598562491


Fleabrain Loves Franny

Fleabrain Loves Franny

This gem of a novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952. Franny Katzenback, while recovering from polio, reads and falls in love with the brand-new book Charlotte’s Web. Bored and lonely and yearning for a Charlotte of her own, Franny starts up a correspondence with an eloquent flea named Fleabrain who lives on her dog’s tail. While Franny struggles with physical therapy and feeling left out of her formerly active neighborhood life, Fleabrain is there to take her on adventures based on his extensive reading. It’s a touching, funny story set in the recent past, told with Rocklin’s signature wit and thoughtfulness. Awards Bank Street Children's Books "Best Books of the Year," Fiction Ages 9-12 Sydney Taylor Notable Book for Older Readers Praise for Fleabrain Loves Franny "Heartwarming and endlessly funny, Fleabrain Loves Franny will delight readers of all ages. Rocklin’s sharp wit and exuberant writing style are refreshing. This book is not to be missed." --VOYA "Franny—a compassionate, thoughtful and sympathetic protagonist—is believably erratic in her emotions and reflections on her illness and its effects on her previously carefree life." --Publishers Weekly "Rocklin perfectly captures the era of 1952 and creates a sympathetic, realistic character in Franny, who begins to accept her condition, rejoin her friends and even protest her school’s inaccessibility." --Kirkus Reviews "Comedic and philosophical, readers will find multiple levels to enjoy." --School Library Journal

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Joanne Rocklin
Publisher : Abrams
Release : 2015-08-11
Total Pages : 288 Pages
ISBN : 9781613126943


Becoming Elisabeth Elliot

Becoming Elisabeth Elliot

Elisabeth Elliot was a young missionary in Ecuador when members of a violent Amazonian tribe savagely speared her husband Jim and his four colleagues. Incredibly, prayerfully, Elisabeth took her toddler daughter, snakebite kit, Bible, and journal . . . and lived in the jungle with the Stone-Age people who killed her husband. Compelled by her friendship and forgiveness, many came to faith in Jesus. This courageous, no-nonsense Christian went on to write dozens of books, host a long-running radio show, and speak at conferences all over the world. She was a pillar of coherent, committed faith; a beloved and sometimes controversial icon. In this authorized biography, Becoming Elisabeth Elliot, bestselling author Ellen Vaughn uses Elisabeth’s private, unpublished journals, and candid interviews with her family and friends, to paint the adventures and misadventures God used to shape one of the most influential women in modern church history. It’s the story of a hilarious, sensual, brilliant, witty, self-deprecating, sensitive, radical, and surprisingly relatable person utterly submitted to doing God’s will, no matter how high the cost. For Elisabeth, the central question was not, “How does this make me feel?” but, simply, “is this true?” If so, then the next question was, “what do I need to do about it to obey God?” “My life is on Thy Altar, Lord—for Thee to consume. Set the fire, Father! Bind me with cords of love to the Altar. Hold me there. Let me remember the Cross.” –Elisabeth Elliot, age 21

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Ellen Vaughn
Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
Release : 2020-09-15
Total Pages : 320 Pages
ISBN : 9781535910941


Through Gates Of Splendor

Through Gates Of Splendor

"Through Gates of Splendor is the true story of five young missionaries who were savagely killed while trying to establish communication with the Auca Indians of Ecuador. The story is told through the eyes of Elisabeth Elliot, the wife of one of the young men who was killed."--The publisher.

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Elisabeth Elliot
Publisher : Hendrickson Publishers
Release : 2010
Total Pages : 277 Pages
ISBN : 9781598564693