On This Day In Christian History: 365 Amazing and Inspirational Stories About Saints, Martyrs, and Heroes by Robert J. Morgan is a great read. pastor of the Donelson Fellowship in Nashville, Tennessee, Morgan is also the writer of the two Then Sings My Soul books.
this book is the perfect introduction to the history of the Church and Christianity. the daily readings are a sample serving of over 2000 years worth of stories about great women and men of the faith.
topics covered include the Roman Empire, the Reformation, and World War II.
people written about include Billy Graham, St. Francis, and George Fox.
the daily articles are well-written and very readable. each piece includes a relevant passage of scripture as well.
this is a great book for anyone who wants to start exploring Church history and it’s a nice refresher for students and pastors as well.
history is important. the stories of these women, men, and events influences us and our faith today in the year 2010. we can learn from the past and gain insight into our present and future.
On This Day In Christian History is a wonderful book to read any day of the week, month, or year. i highly recommend it.
*Full Disclosure: I received this book for free from Thomas Nelson through “Book Sneeze.” They give free books to bloggers for honest reviews.*