History & Biography

Here are books on significant events and revivals in the history of the Church as well as Christian biographies (pastoral, missionary, puritan and reformer biographies). These books are warm theological reflections on historical events and people which challenge readers to learn from what God has accomplished through His Church in the past. Noteworthy books include The Agency that Transformed a Nation by J.C. Ryle, Amy Carmichael by Iain H. Murray, and The Life of John Calvin by W.J. Grier.

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Jonathan Edwards
   

Jonathan Edwards

A New Biography

by Iain H. Murray


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Edwards’ theology is here set in its proper context of his life. We see him in public and private, as pastor in the days of the Great Awakening, as well as in the ‘wilderness’ years in Stockbridge. 536pp. Illustrated.

John MacArthur
   

John MacArthur

Servant of the Word and Flock

by Iain H. Murray


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A biography of the pastor for more than forty years of Grace Community Church, Los Angeles. John MacArthur has proved that true preaching of the Word of God is international, and his sermons are heard or read in more than two hundred countries around the world. 264pp. Illustrated.

John G Paton
   

John G. Paton

The Autobiography of the Pioneer Missionary to the New Hebrides (Vanuatu)

by John G. Paton


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The moving and gripping account of the life of the great pioneer missionary to the New Hebrides. 340pp.

John E. Marshall
   

John E. Marshall

Life and Writings

by John E. Marshall


price $22.50

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A short biography and selected writings of a much-loved pastor. 320pp.

History of the English Calvinistic Baptists 1791-1892
   

History of the English Calvinistic Baptists 1791-1892

From John Gill to C.H. Spurgeon

by Robert Oliver


price $27.00

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Covering the period 1771–1892, from the death of John Gill to that of C. H. Spurgeon, gives a fascinating look at the lives and perspectives of both theological giants and lesser-known lights among the Baptists. 432pp.

The History of Christian Doctrines by Louis Berkhof
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Traces the great movements of thought within the church from the apostolic fathers to the last century. 288pp.

Heroes by Ian Murray
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Iain Murray writes on specific aspects of some of the Christians he particularly admires from past years. Most space is given to little-known figures, such as Robert Kalley and William Hewitson, missionaries to Madeira, and Charles and Mary Colcock Jones of Georgia. 320pp.

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Evangelicalism Divided

A Record of Crucial Change in the Years 1950 to 2000

by Iain H. Murray


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A penetrating review of 50 years of crucial change in evangelical attitudes and alignments, 1950–2000. 352pp.

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Ernest Reisinger

A Biography

by Geoffrey Thomas


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The absorbing story of a man greatly used of God in the renaissance of the Reformed faith in the 20th century. 272pp.

Elizabeth Prentiss biography by Sharon James
   

Elizabeth Prentiss

More Love to Thee

by Sharon James


price $23.40

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The moving story of a fascinating, gifted and godly woman, author of the popular novel Stepping Heavenward. 264pp.

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A Day’s March Nearer Home

Autobiography of J. Graham Miller

by J. Graham Miller


price $26.10

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The autobiography of a lawyer, missionary, preacher, author and intercessor, whose great aim was to point others to Jesus Christ. A day of national mourning was appointed in Vanuatu on his death in 2008. 352pp.

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Challenges the thesis that later Calvinism departed from the doctrines of John Calvin himself. 92pp.

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