Charles ColsonColsons collection of essays will help you perceive and uphold Gods truth whenfaith and culture collide. His incisive commentary on crime, education, art, andother hot topics cuts through the deceptions of the world to give you a clear,biblical response...
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Charles ColsonColsons collection of essays will help you perceive and uphold Gods truth whenfaith and culture collide. His incisive commentary on crime, education, art, andother hot topics cuts through the deceptions of the world to give you a clear,biblical response to these difficult issues. 250 pages, from Tyndale.
Value priced ^Popular author Charles Colson provides practical help for Christians in understanding difficult issues on which their faith collides with the surrounding culture. "Burden of Truth" covers topics such as medical ethics, education, crime, science, pop culture, family, art, and government. In "Burden of Truth" Colson spurs Christians on in confronting the deception of the world with the truth of God's Word.
This book of Charles Colson's collection of short articles reflects his keen mind, warm compassion, driving social concern, and evangelical vitality. Burden of Truth is a call to thought and action by a powerful spokesman for the Bible's relevance for forefront issues of out time.To read Burden of Truth is to walk through the dazzling ruins of our time with the wisest of Christian companions.
The well-known story of Charles Colson's transformation from President Richard Nixon's "hatchet man" who was "incapable of humanitarian thoughts" to founder of the Prison Fellowship Ministries and internationally recognized Christian author and speaker is a triumph of God finding a man and a man finding God. His 1973 conversion to Christianity was followed by a guilty plea to obstruction of justice and a seven-month prison sentence in 1974. He founded Prison Fellowship Ministries in 1976, fulfilling a promise made to fellow inmates that he would "never forget those behind bars."
Charles Colson's first book, Born Again, was released in 1976 and instantly became an international bestseller. He has authored many books that have collectively sold more than five million copies worldwide, including Justice That Restores; How Now Shall We Live?; Burden of Truth, Answers to Your Kids; Gideon's Torch; Why America Doesn't Work; Kingdoms in Conflict; and Loving God.
He is also a columnist, international speaker, and commentator on a national radio broadcast. He received the prestigious Templeton Prize for Progress in Religion in 1993 and donated the $1 million prize to the Prison Fellowship's Endowment Fund.
Anne Morse, a freelance writer, spent 18 years collaborating with Chuck Colson on BreakPoint commentaries, Jubilee and Christianity Today columns, and books. She is also the co-author ofPrisoner of Consciencewith Congressman Frank Wolf of Virginia. She lives in Maryland with her husband.