Frank E. Peretti

Frank E. Peretti

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January 13, 1951




With more than 12 million novels in print, Frank Peretti is nothing short of a publishing phenomenon and has been called “America’s hottest Christian novelist.”

Peretti is a natural storyteller who, as a youngster in Seattle, regularly gathered the neighborhood children for animated storytelling sessions. After graduating from high school, he began playing banjo with a local bluegrass group. He and his wife were married in 1972, and Peretti soon moved from touring with a pop band to launching a modest Christian music ministry. Peretti later spent time studying English, screen writing and film at UCLA and then assisted his father in pastoring a small Assembly of God church. In 1983, he gave up his pastoring position and bega

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Hello, everyone. I posted Part One of this yesterday, so if you haven’t read that yet, it should be the one before this one. Anyway, here’s the second part.

One can imagine how the Temple became so cluttered. Jews coming from afar had to have animals to sacrifice, so it just made sense to make those animals available right there in the Temple. But you know how...

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“You want proof there's a God? Look outside, watch a sunset.”
Frank E. Peretti

“Comfort can be a dangerous thing. You stick around home all the time where it’s safe and nothing ever changes, and before you know it, you get set in your ways and you quit learning, you quit changing, you don’t grow anymore.”
Frank E. Peretti, Monster

“Sin is the Monster we love to deny. It is crouching at the door and it wants you, but you must overcome it.”
Frank E. Peretti



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