Review: Power through Prayer

Rating: ★★★★★ Who: E. M. Bounds was a chaplain in the Confederate Army and held a pastorate in Franklin, Tennessee. During his time in Tennessee, he led a spiritual revival and eventually began an itinerant ministry. He only published two books during his lifetime, but nine others were arranged from manuscripts and published after his death—most of them on… Continue reading Review: Power through Prayer

Review: An Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to Use Means for the Conversion of the Heathens

 Rating: ★★★★★ Who: William Carey, British missionary to India, known as “the father of modern missions.” He is also noted for his linguistic works and Bible translations in Bengali, Marathi, and several other languages. When: 1792, one year before William Carey left for his mission field in India. Overview: Encyclopedia Brittanica calls this pamphlet “the charter of Protestant missions.” This pamphlet led… Continue reading Review: An Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to Use Means for the Conversion of the Heathens