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Torchbearers

How far would you go for the Lord? These biographies tell the story of those who even sacrficed their everything - even their lives!


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William Tyndale

William Tyndale

The Smuggler's Flame

~ Lori Rich

William Tyndale lived a life of adventure and danger, dodging the king's men, fleeing from his enemies and meeting with smugglers in the dead of night. What brought a well-educated young English man to such a state? Was he an... read more


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Jim Elliot

Jim Elliot

He Is No Fool

~ Irene Howat

Jim Elliot had a loving wife, a beautiful little girl, and a reason for real joy. God had called him to bring the good news of Jesus Christ to the Auca Indians. The love of Christ not only thrilled him but also gave him peace.... read more


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The Two Margarets

The Two Margarets

Danger on the Hill

~ Catherine MacKenzie

Margaret, Agnes and Thomas are not afraid to stand up for what they believe in but it means that they are forced to leave their home and their parents for a life of hiding on the hills. If you were a covenanter in the 1600's you... read more


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Titanic

Titanic

The Ship of Dreams

~ Robert Plant

The ship that would never be sunk, a ship of dreams - becomes a ship of nightmares as it is swallowed beneath the freezing Atlantic Ocean. Hit by a massive iceberg it was as much the arrogance of the ship's owners and operators... read more


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Nate Saint

Nate Saint

Operation Auca

~ Nancy Drummond

On January 8, 1956, Nate Saint and some other missionaries flew to an area near an Auca village and landed at strip of sand that they had named Palm Beach. This was Nate's final flight for he and four other missionaries on the... read more


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James Chalmers

James Chalmers

The Rainmaker's Friend

~ Irene Howat

James didn't think much about the rain and where it came from as he struggled through the storms on his way to church. He didn't even care that much about going to church, he did all he could to avoid going. But one little letter... read more


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Polycarp

Polycarp

The Crown of Fire

~ William Chad Newsom

Polycarp anxiously waited until the sound of marching footsteps faded away. The Praetorian guard were on the move - ready to pounce on Christians or any other 'revolutionaries' that they might find. Papias is ready with his sword... read more