Shining like Stars: The power of the gospel in the world’s universities
Lindsay Brown takes readers on a world tour, bringing stories of remarkable faith and courage from students and graduates in some of the toughest social and political arenas.
Students display energy and creativity in their evangelism. Gripped by the gospel, they can go on to exercise far–reaching influence in their universities, in their professions, in society and in the Church worldwide.
This inspirational book goes right back to Daniel in the Old Testament, studying with his three friends in Iraq. It engages from beginning to end with biblical thinking and strategy.
”I felt like I was reading a modern–day book of Acts. I couldn’t put the book down!”
– Rebecca Manley Pippert, author, Out of the Saltshaker
”Out of the box, visionary and faith–building.”
– George Verwer, founder, Operation Mobilisation
”Lindsay Brown opens our eyes to what is going on in the world: he helps us become ‘global Christians’. Read these chapters and you will wonder, you will reflect, you will laugh, you will weep.”
– Don Carson, Research Professor of New Testament, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, Illinois
”Your heart will be warmed, your mind informed, and your will challenged to involvement in God’s mission.”
– Ajith Fernando, Director, Youth for Christ, Sri Lanka
About the author
was the third (1991-2007) General Secretary of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), for whom he still works in an evangelist-at-large capacity.