THIS IS THE STORY OF?BAKHT SINGH, a man who despite his human frailties and limitations God used to do extraordinary things. This amazing account of Bakht Singh?from a Sikh, to an atheist, to his miraculous conversion to Christ?is filled with examples of a life that is lived totally committed to God.
For challenge and encouragement in your Christian life, read the life stories of the Heroes of the Faith. The novelized biographies of this series are inspiring and easy-to-read, ideal for Christians of any age or background. In?Billy Graham,?you?ll get to know the tireless American evangelist who has seen millions of people worldwide accept Christ through his preaching crusades?and countless more through his writings, films, and radio and television broadcasts. Appropriate for readers from junior high through adult, helpful for believers of any background, these biographies encourage greater Christian commitment through the example of heroes like Billy Graham.
Bakht Singh Chabra?also known as?Brother Bakht Singh?(6 June 1903 ? 17 September 2000) was a Christian?evangelist?in?India?and other parts of?South Asia. He is often regarded as one of the most well-known Bible teachers and preachers and pioneers of the Indian Church movement and?Gospel contextualization. According to Indian traditions, he is also known as 'Elijah of 21st Century' in?Christendom.?According to his autobiography, Bakht Singh first experienced the love and presence of?Jesus?when he was an engineering student in Canada in 1929. Even though previously he had torn up the Bible and was strongly opposed to Christianity, he then became a Christian. He was India's foremost evangelist, preacher and indigenous church planter who founded churches and established Hebron Ministries. He began a worldwide indigenous church-planting movement in India that grew to more than 10,000 local churches. Singh died on 17 September 2000, in Hyderabad, India.
Cornelia Arnolda Johanna "Corrie" ten Boom?(15 April 1892?? 15 April 1983) was a?Dutch?Christian watchmaker and later a writer who worked with her father,?Casper ten Boom, her sister?Betsie ten Boom?and other family members to help many?Jews?escape from the?Nazis?during?the Holocaust?in?World War II?by hiding them in her home. She believed her actions were following the will of God. They were caught, and she was arrested and sent to the?Ravensbr?ck concentration camp. Her most famous book,?The Hiding Place, is a biography that recounts the story of her family's efforts and how she found and shared hope in God while she was imprisoned at the concentration camp.