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Biographies & Memoirs

Read the uplifting biographies, memoirs and stories from people of faith-some who have come before us and others who still walk with us on this Earth. These inspiring, motivation books from Family Christian, shared by famous and everyday people alike, remind us how God can transform, heal and restore our lives.

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  1. 10 Minutes to Knowing the Men & Women of the Bible

    10 Minutes to Knowing the Men & Women of the Bible

    Jim George

    $13.99
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    The benefits we gain from Goda (TM)s Word multiply significantly as we see how the Lord worked in the lives of His people. Their examples help guide us in very practical ways, enabling us to live the Christian life more effectively and successfully. The 50 biographical sket... Learn More
  2. 131 Christians Everyone Should Know

    131 Christians Everyone Should Know

    History Magazine Christian, Mark Galli, Christian History Magazine

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    Get acquainted with the most intriguing, courageous, and inspiring people who ever lived! The editors of Christian History offer succinct, powerful portraits of St. Augustine, Johann Sebastian Bach, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and 128 other remarkable believers. Timelines, quotes... Learn More
  3. 41: A Portrait of My Father

    41: A Portrait of My Father

    George W. Bush

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    In 41: A Portrait of My Father, George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, presents a personal biography of his father, George H. W. Bush, the 41st President. Forty-three men have served as President of the United States. Countless books have been written about... Learn More
  4. A Day in the Life of Billy Graham: Living the Message

    A Day in the Life of Billy Graham: Living the Message

    Billy Graham, Deborah Hart Strober, Gerald S. Strober

    $14.95
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    For well over fifty years, Billy Graham has preached the Gospel to millions of people around the world. Whether ministering to world leaders, Australian aborigines, or African Bushmen, his mission has always been simple: To spread the word of God. And he has. Now at age eigh... Learn More
  5. A Different Kind of Cell: The Story of a Murderer Who Became a Monk

    A Different Kind of Cell: The Story of a Murderer Who Became a Monk

    W. Paul Jones, Helen Prejean, Sr. Helen Prejean

    $14.00
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    Foreword by Sr. Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking.Gripping account of one man?'s spiritual transformation while in solitary confinement.Clayton Fountain was thought by most to be beyond all hope of redemption. Serving several life sentences for five violent murders (... Learn More
  6. A Dime a Dozen: The True Story of Twelve Siblings Victimized by Extreme Child Abuse

    A Dime a Dozen: The True Story of Twelve Siblings Victimized by Extreme Child Abuse

    Georgia Roberts, Robert Theodore, Shelly S. Theodore

    $15.99
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    Small, dirty faces peer through smudged windows in a dark, wooded part of town. There are no friends to come over to play, no twinkling song of the ice-cream man, and, sadly, no savior to hear shrieking cries of pain. A Dime a Dozen, by Robert and Shelly Theodore and Georgia... Learn More
  7. A Dream So Big

    A Dream So Big

    Gregg Lewis, Steve Peifer, Steve Peifer, Gregg Lewis

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    A Dream So Big: Our Unlikely Journey to End the Tears of Hunger is the story of Steve Peifer, a corporate manager who once oversaw 9,000 computer software consultants. Today, he helps provide daily lunches for over 20,000 Kenyan school children in thirty-five national public... Learn More
  8. A Grief Sanctified: Through Sorrow to Eternal Hope: Including Richard Baxter's Timeless Memoir of His Wife's Life and Death

    A Grief Sanctified: Through Sorrow to Eternal Hope: Including Richard Baxter's Timeless Memoir of His Wife's Life and Death

    J. I. Packer

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    Their love story is not one of fairy tales. It is one of faithfulness from the beginning through to its tragic ending. Richard and Margaret Baxter had been married only nineteen years before she died at age forty-five. A prominent pastor and prolific author, Baxter sought co... Learn More
  9. A Housewife's Adventure with God: The Continuing Story of Jessie McFarlane and Prayer Chain Ministries

    A Housewife's Adventure with God: The Continuing Story of Jessie McFarlane and Prayer Chain Ministries

    Jessie McFarlane, Irene Howat

    $12.99
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    After hearing Donald Coggan (1909-2000) say at his enthronement as Archbishop of Canterbury, that whether you re a housewife baking a cake or being crowned as archbishop, it is all for the glory of God . Jessie McFarlane wanted to have a more real Christian life Teach me to ... Learn More
  10. A Life Observed: A Spiritual Biography of C.S. Lewis

    A Life Observed: A Spiritual Biography of C.S. Lewis

    Devin Brown, Douglas Gresham, Jon Gauger

    $19.99
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    C. S. Lewis is one of the most influential Christian writers of our time. But while it was clear from the start that he would be a writer, it was not always clear he would become a Christian. A Life Observed tells the inspiring story of Lewis' spiritual journey from cynical ... Learn More

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