A book by Grace College graduate, Vance Christie (B.A. 1981, M.Div. 1986), Adoniram Judson: Devoted for Life, is featured in the Notable Books column of World magazine. The book is one in a series of historic Christian biographies written by Vance, who is the pastor of the Aurora Evangelical Free Church in Aurora, Neb. Vance is the son of George and Phyllis Christie. George is a retired Grace Brethren pastor.
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Adoniram Judson: Devoted for Life
Vance Christie ably tells the story of 19th-century missionary to Burma Adoniram Judson. He begins with Judson’s father, a pastor with great ambitions for his gifted son. That ambition almost shipwrecked the son, who developed an intellectual pride that squelched his faith.
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