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Strong: How God Equipped 11 Ordinary Men with Extraordinary Power (and Can Do the Same for You)

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Boys need strong role models.
In an age when the world is confused about what it means to be a strong man, boys need the examples of godly men who have gone before them. The eleven men in Strong are examples of true strength—men who stood firm when no one else would stand with them. As they read about these men, boys will learn about some familiar figures as well as those
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Paperback, 224 pages
Published June 25th 2019 by B Kids
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Kim
Jul 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Really inspiring and encouraging book not only for boys but for girls too.
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Jul 22, 2019 rated it really liked it
Great book to inspire faith for both sons and fathers

In her new book, “Strong: How God Equipped 11 Ordinary Men with Extraordinary Power (And Can Do the Same for You),” Catherine Parks tells the real-life stories of 11 men of God, ranging from the internationally well-known to the not-so well-known, to prove that God can use anyone who is completely yielded to Him and His will for their lives.

Published by B&H Publishing, Parks’ 224-page book is tailored for ages 8-14, mainly focusing on sons and
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Fay Jacobsohn
Jul 20, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Having read Empowered by the same author, a book about famous women for girls, I was delighted to see this book which is written in the same line for boys. This book is subtitled, “How God Equipped 11 Ordinary Men with Extraordinary Power (and Can Do the Same for You).” Strength can be other than physical. These men prayed for strength to endure, to be bold, to trust God, to be obedient and He gave them His strength and power.

Along with well-known names like Jackie Robinson, Jim Elliot, John Ne
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Great primer for some great biographies! A good conversation starter for my school-aged kids, as well as a refresher and introduction for me to heroes of the faith!
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