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It is a timely wake-up call for the church to stand firm against this fatal challenge. Guinness recommends solutions and he challenges believers to courageous action in defense of Christianity." Introduction: Found Faithful 1.

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What is needed is followers of Christ who are willing to face reality without flinching and respond with a faithfulness that is unwavering. Born in China to missionary parents, he is the great-great-great-grandson of Arthur Guinness, the Dublin brewer. in 1984, he has been a guest scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Studies and a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution.

Os Guinness describes these Christians as "impossible people," those who have "hearts that can melt with compassion, but with faces like flint and backbones of steel who are unmanipulable, unbribable, undeterrable and unclubbable, without ever losing the gentleness, the mercy, the grace and the compassion of our Lord." Few accounts of the challenge of today are more realistic, and few calls to Christian courage are more timely, resolute—and hopeful. Give Us the Tools Afterword: A Time to Stand Notes Name Index Subject Index Scripture Index A frequent speaker and prominent social critic, he has addressed audiences worldwide from the British House of Commons to the U. After witnessing the climax of the Chinese revolution in 1949, he was expelled with many other foreigners in 1951 and returned to England where he was educated and served as a freelance reporter with the BBC. He was the lead drafter of the Williamsburg Charter, celebrating the First Amendment, and has also been senior fellow at the East West Institute in New York, where he drafted the Charter for Religious Freedom.Guinness argues that we must engage secularism and atheism in new ways, confronting competing ideas with discernment and fresh articulation of the faith. He also co-authored the public school curriculum Guinness has had a lifelong passion to make sense of our extraordinary modern world and to stand between the worlds of scholarship and ordinary life, helping each to understand the other—particularly when advanced modern life touches on the profound issues of faith.Christians are called to be impossible people, full of courage and mercy in challenging times. He lives with his wife, Jenny, in Mc Lean, Virginia, near Washington, D. Martin’s Press) and a story collection, Malafemmina (Sarabande). You don't have to be rich, or famous, or handsome, or have a body like Hercules. You must just know what Russian women want - and give it to them. The advice regarding content of introduction letters, formatting etc.Start skiing or riding for just 6 a day with an Epic Day Pass! Summer has come into town at a quick pace and with summer comes all the fun to be had at Epic Discovery.