Focusing on some of the most prominent women in Church history, this book shows the danger and difficulties each one faced. Some faced great hardship because of their faith. While reading their exciting stories you will learn about why they did what they did and who it was who helped them.
With extra devotional features and life summaries this illustrated book will help young readers to discover the excitement of a Christian life as well as the cost.
In this volume we learn about:
- Elizabeth Welch - who faced an invading army, and exile.
- Mary Slessor - who went to Africa
- Mildred Cable - who went to China
- Gladys Aylward - rescuer of over 100 children from an invading army
- Ruth - going on a long journey, to live in a new place among people she doesn't know
- Abigail - who struggles with a difficult husband, but provides food for a future king
Extra Features Include:
- Devtional Thoughts,
- Fact Files
- and a Quiz
About the Author:
Lind Finlayson lives in Philadelphia, USA. Originally from Canadashe has worked with children both in schools and churches. She is also the author of Wilfred Grenfell: Arctic Adventurer