The Heart of Christmas

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T. Nelson Publishers, 1998 - Religion - 160 pages
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Every year the Christmas story is told and retold. Here is a compilation of inspiring insights on that great story from six beloved Christian communicators. From Max Lucado's look at the birth of Christ from Joseph's perspective to David Jeremiah's exposition of the relevance of the name of Jesus, each author explores the meaning of Christmas from a unique perspective. A reverent and refreshing gift idea that will remind readers of the wonder, beauty, and truth of the Christmas story.

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User Review  - Joy Gerbode - Goodreads

Some wonderful Christmas messages ... by some of today's great writers and preachers. Very inspirational, and I will keep this one as a classic to read and the beginning of the season in future years ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lukman Haris - Goodreads

I like the first two chapters. The rests are good and enjoyable. Christmas is now something new again for me. The best things I learn from this book are about looking for Christ even in a "stall ... Read full review

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Minister and best-selling Christian author Max Lucado was educated at Abilene Christian University. He has been pastor of the Oak Hills Church of Christ in San Antonio, Texas since 1988. He also hosts UpWords, a fifteen minute radio show that can be heard in thirty states. Lucado has authored over twenty books, three of which were listed as top ten books on the Christian Booksellers Association list. His book, When God Whispers Your Name, was the number one hardcover book for eight months.

Jack W. Hayford is currently the President and Rector of the King's Seminary in Van Nuys, California. For 30 years he served as the founding pastor of the Church on the Way. He is also the president of the International Four Square Church. Among many of his more than 40 books, are: "Foundations for Living" and Bless Your Children," awarded with the Christian Publishers Book Award.
Jack W. Hayford es el pastor fundador de la Iglesia en el Camino, la cual cuenta con doce mil miembros; canciller del Seminario del Rey en Los Angeles; y presidente de la Iglesia Internacional del Evangelio Cuadrangular. Le habla a un promedio de veinte mil lideres pastorales anualmente y ha escrito cuarenta libros y seiscientos himnos y coros. Su ministerio educacional por radio y television llega a docenas de naciones alrededor del mundo.

David Jeremiah is the pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in San Diego, California, where he also give services as rector of Christian Heritage College. Author of a dozen of books, he is a speaker in conferences about the Bible in chapels. He and his wife, Donna, have four children. Two of their children are married & they also have one grandchild.
David Jeremiah es pastor de Shadow Mountain Community Church en San Diego, California, donde tambien presta servicio como rector de Christian Heritage College. Es autor de una docena de libros y es un orador regular en conferencias sobre la Biblia y en capillas del deporte profesional. El y su esposa Donna tienen cuatro hijos, dos de ellos casados, y un nieto.

John C. Maxwell is known as expert on leadership. His princiJohn C. Maxwell is known as expert on leadership. His principles have been adopted by more than 500
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companies . He is also founder of several organizations dedicated to leaderss also founder of several organizations dedicated to leadership, and author of more than 30 books, which have sold millihip, and author of more than 30 books, which have sold millions of copies around the world.
John C. Maxwell es recoons of copies around the world.
John C. Maxwell es reconocido como un experto en liderazgo. Sus principios fueron anocido como un experto en liderazgo. Sus principios fueron adoptados por mas de 500 companias. Es tambien fundador de didoptados por mas de 500 companias. Es tambien fundador de diversas organizaciones de liderazgo y autor de mas de treintaversas organizaciones de liderazgo y autor de mas de treinta libros, que vendieron millones de copias alrededor del mund libros, que vendieron millones de copias alrededor del mundo. o.

Bill Hybels is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois. Willow Creek's pioneering ministries have made it one of the most-attended churches in North America with an outreach that extends worldwide. Hybels has authored more than twenty books, including Fit to Be Tied and Rediscovering Church (with his wife Lynne), Too Busy Not to Pray, Courageous Leadership, Just Walk Across the Room, and Holy Discontent.
Bill Hybels es el fundador y el pastor mayor de Willow Creek Community Church en el Sur Barrington, Illinois. Willow Creek's Ministerio innovador ha echo una de las Iglesias mas atendidas en Norte America. Hybels ha escrito mas de 20 libros incluyendo, Fit to Be Tied ( Caber Para Estar Unidos), y Rediscovering Church (Re-descubriendo la Iglesia) con su esposa Lynne. Honest to God ( Honestos con Dios), Too Busy Not to Pray ( Muy ocupados para no Orar) y Courageous Leadership (Liderazgo Valeroso).

Rick Warren is often called "America's most influential spiritual leader." He and his wife, Kay, founded Saddleback Church in Orange County, California, which is now one of the largest and best-known churches in the world. He also wrote the #1 all-time bestselling hardcover book, The Purpose Driven Life.
Rick Warren a menudo se llama el lider espiritual mas influyente de America. Fundo Saddleback Church en Orange County, California, que es ahora una de las iglesias mas grandes y mas conocidas del mundo. Tambien, fundo el "Purpose Driven Movement" un red de mas de 10.000 iglesias en muchas denominaciones en 160 paises. Ha ensenado mas de 350.000 pastores en el mundo. Llamandolo un "empresario espirutal," Forbes Revista dijo, "si el ministerio de Warren fuera un negocio que seria comparada con Dell, Google, y Starbucks en impacto." Rick y Kay Warren dan los 90 por ciento ausentes de los beneficios de sus libros a las causas caritativas, incluyendo su plan de P.E.A.C.E plan y Acts of Mercy, cuales sirven esos infectados y afectados por SIDA.

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