Walking With the Giants A Minister's Guide to Good Reading

Walking With the Giants A Minister's Guide to Good Reading and Great Preaching One should read not only what the giants have written but what has been written about them and the author points the reader to the best books in both categories spicing the bibliographical with the biographical Additional chapters guide the minister to the outstanding works on the ministry in general and on preaching in particular This is the kind of book the reader will not be able to put down and after he finishes it he will have a hard time putting down the books to which the author has lured him


About the Author: Warren W. Wiersbe

Warren W Wiersbe former pastor of the Moody Church and general director of Back to the Bible has traveled widely as a Bible teacher and conference speaker Because of his encouragement to those in ministry Dr Wiersbe is often referred to as 'the pastor's pastor' He has ministered in churches and conferences throughout the United States as well as in Canada Central and South America and Eur



9 thoughts on “Walking With the Giants A Minister's Guide to Good Reading and Great Preaching

  1. says:

    The Victorian era is often referred to as the “Golden Age of Preaching” The author laments with the exception of Spurgeon and Tozer that many of the most gifted evangelical preachers in Britain and America of the 19th and early 20th centuries are all but forgottenStudents of church history will recognize some names here S


  2. says:

    Inspiring account of ordinary men used by God in extraordinary ways


  3. says:

    Skimmed the last third of the book This volume is full of book recommendations and as much as I love that it tended to bog things down Had a hard time finishing the book But for the most part I loved the biographical sketches The Victorian era may have contained the highest concentration of great preachers in the history of the church Simply a


  4. says:

    I greatly appreciate this book As a collection of thumbnail sketches on men of the church and important books of the church Wiersbe has done a great job leaving the reader encouraged and wanting This is one of those books you read before reading other books Grab it read it and make a list of books to read when your done


  5. says:

    good book


  6. says:

    I thoroughly enjoyed this book I used it almost as a devotional reading a chapter each day The concise biographical chapters introduced men to me that I had not know before and now want to know better Wiersbe does an excellent job of treating each man with the utmost respect regardless of whether he agrees with everything they taught or not The latter chapters focus on


  7. says:

    Somewhat in great need of updating still it has a great list of reading material for pastors from the early to mid 20th century Short bios and articles about preaching prayer and study


  8. says:

    Broad yet uick biographies of many spiritual giants along with a list of what the author believes to be their most helpful works


  9. says:

    I suppose I have read this book at least a half dozen times After getting some rather depressing church news I decided to pull it out again It never fails that when I spend time with this book I am pulled up some I suppose it is a combination of things that does it First I realize the ministry is bigger than me or my church A corollary to that is the fact that I do not have it nearly as bad as so


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