By Dan Nelson
A Burning and Shining Light is a finished, modern day biography of George Whitefield, the nice Awakening Evangelist. Chronological in nature, its emphasis is on his shuttle, preaching, and effect on continents. Nelson's motive is to extend the reader’s knowing of Whitefield’s ministry to its impact at the present time, by means of bringing the reader into Whitefield’s period. The reader will detect the occasions of his lifestyles, partaking in Whitefield's ardour for ministry, in addition to his joys and sorrows. An overview of Whitefield’s impact is given within the final chapters. The ebook is weighted down with references from different biographies and books approximately Whitefield. The biography regards the time during which he lived, evaluating it to latest time, by means of comparing his inward motivations and impacts that made him one of many maximum preachers within the heritage of Christianity.
Readers who're attracted to early historical past of the yankee colonies and the heritage of 1 of the best dramatic preachers of all time will have fun with this check out what made evangelism what it's this day. it truly is entice pastors, scholars, and leaders who want a really good version of perseverance and overcoming obstacles.
Students of evangelism might be intrigued by means of the foundation of potent mass evangelism equipment. Theologians and believers drawn to the fight among Calvinism and Arminianism will cash in on the background of this doctrinal controversy with Wesley.
The passive observer who is aware not anything approximately Whitefield could be enlightened to a nearly unimaginable legacy of Whitefield’s effect on humans in an afternoon with such a lot of obstacles on trip, conversation, and growth. The effect is a legacy of 1 who rose out from small beginnings to go away a massive instance for others to follow.
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A Burning and Shining Light: The Testimony and Witness of George Whitefield by Dan Nelson