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In Seven Men, New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas presents seven exquisitely craftedshort portraits of widely knownbut not well understoodChristian men, each ofwhom uniquely showcases a commitment to live by certain virtues in the truth ofthe gospel.
Written in a beautiful and engagingstyle, Seven Men addresses what it means (or should mean) to be a mantoday, at a time when media and popular culture present images of masculinitythat are not the picture presented in Scripture and historic civil life. What does it take to be a true exemplar as a father, brother, husband, leader, coach, counselor, change agent, and wise man? What does it mean to stand forhonesty, courage, and charity, especially at times when the culture and theworld run counter to those values?Each of the seven biographies represents the life of a man who experiencedthe struggles and challenges to be strong in the face of forces andcircumstances that would have destroyed the resolve of lesser men. Each of theseven men profiledGeorge Washington, William Wilberforce, Eric Liddell, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jackie Robinson, John Paul II, and Charles Colsoncall thereader to a more elevated walk and lifestyle, one that embodies the gospel inthe world around us.
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|Publisher:||Nelson Incorporated, Thomas|
|Publish Date:||Apr 30, 2013|
|Number of Pages:||256|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.95|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||9.3 x 6.3 x 0.9|
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