Christian Leaders of the Eighteen Century

Gold dust! J.C. Ryle’s, Christian Leaders of the 18th Century (originally published in the 19th century as Christian Leaders of the Last Century) might sound a bit dull, dry and dusty but if you’ve read it you’ll know it is gripping, inspiring, fantastically relevant stuff.  It’s the story of the English and Welsh revivals of the mid 18thcentury told mainly through brief biographies…

Holiness

An iServe Africa alumnus testified recently to the impact of this book on his life. Holiness is a classic that features in many a Christian’s top ten or even top five most treasured books. I personally remember the force of hearing my old pastor read out loud to a group of us chapter 9 – “Lot lingered”. The…

Heading for Heaven

An eternal focus is badly lacking in our day. In this great book, the much loved 19th century preacher J C Ryle turns our eyes to our great hope and real home. What a comfort to know with full assurance that on that Judgment day those who trust in Christ and His saving work on the cross…