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  1. Abraham Lincoln (Heroes of History)

    Abraham Lincoln (Heroes of History)

    A New Birth of Freedom

    Narrator: Tim Gregory
    Runtime: 5.56 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) had never set his sights on becoming president; after all, he'd grown up in a log cabin on the frontier and had hardly any formal schooling. But as the question of slavery threatened to destroy the United States, this self-taught lawyer with a sharp mind and passion for justice found himself at the center of the greatest debate the nation had ever faced.
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  2. Eric Liddell (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    Eric Liddell (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    Something Greater Than Gold

    Narrator: Tim Gregory
    Runtime: 4.65 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Eric's (1902-1945) refusal earlier that week to run on Sunday in the Olympic 100-meter race had stunned the world. Now his incredible victory in the 400-meter race further strengthened his believe in God's promise, "He who honors Me, I will honor." Years later, Eric Liddell would be tested far beyond mere physical ability as a missionary to China. His character, perseverance, and endurance are a challenging example for all who would obey the call to bring the gospel to the nations.
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  3. One Thousand Gifts

    One Thousand Gifts

    A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

    Author: Ann Voskamp
    Narrator: Ann Voskamp
    Runtime: 7.95 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Drawing heartbreaking beauty out of the simplest of details, Ann Voskamp invites you into her grace-bathed life of farming, parenting, and writing---and deeper still into your own life. Here you will discover a way of seeing that opens your eyes to ordinary amazing grace, a way of living that is fully alive, and a way of becoming present to God that brings you deep and lasting joy.
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  4. Tyndale

    Tyndale

    The Man Who Gave God an English Voice

    Author: David Teems
    Narrator: Simon Vance
    Runtime: 10 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Even five centuries after his death at the stake, Tyndale’s presence looms wherever English is spoken. His single-word innovations, such as “Passover,” “beautiful,” and “atonement,” allowed the common man to more fully understand God’s blessings and promises. His natural lyricism shines in phrases like “Let not your hearts be troubled,” and “for Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory.” Every time we say the Lord’s Prayer as it is written in the King James Bible, use the word “love” as it is written in 1 Corinthians 13, or bless others with “The Lord bless thee and keep thee, the Lord make his face to shine upon thee,” we are reminded of the rich bounty Tyndale has given us.
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  5. Great Scientists and their Discoveries

    Great Scientists and their Discoveries

    Author: David Angus
    Runtime: 2.5 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    How did the great scientists make their remarkable discoveries? And what kind of men were they? This companion volume to Great Inventors and their Inventions introduces the work of ten men to younger readers, and range from the world of Ancient Greece to the twentieth century discovery of DNA.
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  6. The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers (Tenth Anniversary Edition)

    The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers (Tenth Anniversary Edition)

    Spiritual Insights from the World's Most Beloved Neighbor

    Runtime: 3.8 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Every Day, He Taught God’s Message Without Preaching a Word. He was their neighbor, their friend. And for over thirty years, Fred Rogers visited so quietly with the children of America that nobody dreamed he was a Presbyterian minister. Using puppets instead of a pulpit, this icon of children’s television shared with America’s youngsters the basic principles of the Christian faith — forgiveness, kindness, compassion, respect — and made those values real for his audience. In this poignant audio book, a longtime friend of Mister Rogers reveals how this extraordinary man touched her and her family through years of correspondence — and takes us beyond the camera to discover the spiritual legacy of a man who, to paraphrase the words of St. Francis of Assisi, “preached the gospel at all times and, when necessary, used words.”
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  7. The Shack

    The Shack

    Narrator: Roger Mueller
    Runtime: 9.25 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Mackenzie Allen Phillips's youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation, and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness.
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  8. St. Francis of Assisi (Hendrickson Classic Biographies)

    St. Francis of Assisi (Hendrickson Classic Biographies)

    Narrator: Simon Vance
    Runtime: 4.0 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Saint Francis of Assisi is one of the most influential men in the whole of human history. This acclaimed biography of Saint Francis examines the life of a pure artist, a man "whose whole life was a poem." Here is the Saint Francis who prayed and danced with pagan abandon, who talked to animals, and who invented the crèche. Yet Francis also acknowledged the mystic responsibility to communicate his divine experience. Chesterton examines the existence of the pure eccentric and the devout mystic in one man, offering an understanding of Saint Francis in both body and soul. It has been said that G. K. Chesterton converted to Catholicism in 1922 because "only the Roman Church could have produced a Saint Francis of Assisi." This biography, published shortly after Chesterton's conversion, is universally considered the best appreciation of Francis' life, one that gets to the heart of the matter. "[Chesterton's] opinions shine from every page. The reader is rewarded with many fresh perspectives on Francis."-Franciscan
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  9. C.S. Lewis (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    C.S. Lewis (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    Master Stroyteller

    Narrator: Tim Gregory
    Runtime: 4.96 - Unabridged

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    From his earliest childhood, C.S. Lewis loved to hear and tell stories. Persuaded that stories could reveal the truth about the real world in a unique way, the literature professor would write more than thirty books, including science fiction, theology, literary criticism, and fantasy. (1898 -1963) In an era marked by two world wars, Lewis attacked tough questions about life and faith headfirst. Convinced that the story of Jesus Christ is the truest of all stories, and known for searching out the truth with honesty, clarity, and imagination, the former atheist would become one of the most influential Christians of the twentieth century.
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  10. The Journal of John Wesley

    The Journal of John Wesley

    Author: John Wesley
    Narrator: Derek Perkins
    Runtime: 16.5 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    John Wesley was an eighteenth-century preacher, theologian, and cleric who helped found the Methodist movement with his brother Charles. Arguably one of the most important Christian voices of his day, Wesley wrote in his journal on a daily basis, capturing his views, thoughts, feelings, and prayers on paper to share with the world. The journal contains fifty years’ worth of this great man’s reflections and experiences and is widely considered one of the great spiritual classics.
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  11. Jim Elliot (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    Jim Elliot (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

    One Great Purpose

    Narrator: Tim Gregory
    Runtime: 4.6 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Jim and Pete turned to see the Auca men, their deadly spears raised, running toward Nate, Ed, and Roger. Jim stood in the river, his hand on his pistol. Should he defend himself? He already knew the answer. Each man had promised the others that he would not save himself by killing those they had sought out in Jesus' name. Jim Elliot and his coworkers surrendered their lives in Ecuador's jungle, trusting that their sacrifice would not be in vain. Decades later, this dramatic event has challenged countless Christians to live with one great purpose: to bring the gospel to those who have never heard. (1927-1956).
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  12. William Wilberforce: A Man Who Changed His Times

    William Wilberforce: A Man Who Changed His Times

    Narrator: Ken Myers
    Runtime: 50 Min. - Unabridged
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    This biographical account of Wilberforce's life and work was written by John Charles Pollock, and is introduced by J. Douglas Holladay.
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  13. The Cross and the Switchblade

    The Cross and the Switchblade

    Narrator: Paul Michael
    Runtime: 7 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    The astonishing true story of Wilkerson's outreach to New York teens trapped by drugs and gangs.
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  14. Great Lives: Esther

    Great Lives: Esther

    A Woman of Strength and Dignity

    Narrator: Kate Reading
    Runtime: 8 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    Everyone has a transformation story. Rags to riches. Plain to beautiful. Weak to strong. Esther's story is that, but it is much more. It is a thought-provoking study of God's individual hand, writing silently and unseen across the pages of human history.
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  15. Lost!

    Lost!

    A Harrowing True Story of Disaster at Sea

    Narrator: Shawn Compton
    Runtime: 6.6 Hrs. - Unabridged

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    In July 1973, Bob Tininenko; his wife, Linda; and his brother in-law, Jim Fisher, set sail from Tacoma, Washington, on a thirty-one-foot trimaran down the West Coast to Costa Rica. The journey was expected to take a matter of weeks, but ten days into the cruise, the party encountered a freak storm off the coast of northern California. When gale-force winds and fifty-foot waves capsized their boat, the voyage became a nightmare. For seventy-two days, the trio was lost at sea. Challenged by nature and compromised by a bitter rivalry, their courage and will to live was put to the ultimate test. Jim, the owner and skipper of the boat, was a devout fundamentalist whose recognition of God's will in every event brought him into increasing conflict with his brother-in-law. As the two men battled to take control of a dire situation, Linda kept a secret that would lead to heartrending tragedy. A 'hair-raising' (Houston Chronicle) account of shipwreck and survival and a searing portrait of faith without reason, Lost! is an unforgettable true story from 'a writer of tremendous power and achievement' (Detroit Free Press).
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