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David Wilkerson

David Wilkerson The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed

By Gary Wilkerson, with R. S. B. Sawyer
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.61 Stars

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On 3/5 spencer cummins wrote: David Wilkerson: The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man who Believedby Gary WilkersonMany men talk about changing the world but few actually do.  In this new book called David Wilkerson: The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man who Believed, we find the story of a man who grew up with few means ... David Wilkerson

spencer's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/19 James Mason wrote: Many are familiar with “The Cross & The Switchblade”, even though I am not, this book is not about the book, it’s about the man behind it. I first ordered this book because I was interested in reading more about the man. I saw a video from a sermon he preached years ago called “A Call to Anguish” ... Book Review: David Wilkerson

James Mason's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/6 NRJohnson wrote: I love Christian biographies. They give me a glimpse into the lives of individuals who encourage, convict, and challenge my own life. David Wilkerson: The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man who Believed is such a book. Made popular by his own book The Cross and the Switchblade, David Wilkerson lived ... Book Review: David Wilkerson - The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed

NRJohnson's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/2 Amy Deace wrote: I was very excited to read this book. David Wilkerson was friends with my grandparents and stayed at their house on a number of occasions when he was speaking in their area of the country. I have grown up hearing stories about this great man of God and was anxious to hear more. I was not disappointed. ... Well Done Good and Faithful Servant

Amy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/30 Henk-Jan van der Klis wrote: Penned by his son Gary Wilkerson and co-author Scott Sawyer, the life of his dad, David Wilkerson, in David Wilkerson - The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed tells his remarkable story. David himself would never have wanted this book, but after his death in 2011, Gary gathered every possible ... David Wilkerson - The Cross, the Switchblade, and the Man Who Believed

Henk-Jan van der Klis' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/24 Craig T. Owens wrote: Gary Wilkerson gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the life of his father in this very readable and heartwarming biography of David Wilkerson. When I read the story of David Wilkerson taking the gospel of Jesus Christ to the gangs of New York in the book The Cross And The Switchblade, I was absolutely ... A biography that reminds us that God uses real people

Craig T. Owens' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/17 CAdkisson wrote: I have always been fascinated with New York City. I didn't have opportunity to personally visit until I was around 40 years old but I went there in other ways--through books. As a teen, there was a fiction young adult series in the church library, each about a teen drug addict in the city who through ... Get a copy soon!

CAdkisson's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/9 Ann C wrote: This is the story of David Wilkerson (May 19, 1931 - April 27, 2011), as told by his son – Gary Wilkerson and R.S.B Sawyer. David was a remarkable man that was called by God into Ministry at a young age. It was in ministry that his heart turned towards the rejected and ignored on the streets of New ... David Wilkerson

Ann C's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/3 soulpadre wrote: <<<This is the story of David Wilkerson, the man who believed against the odds that God could do great things in the rejected and ignored of New York City, who refused to give up on those on the streets even when they had given up on themselves, and who saw in the eyes of the drug addicts and ... Book Review: David Wilkerson: The Cross, The Switchblade, and The Man Who Believed

soulpadre's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/27 Dolphins72 wrote: "David Wilkerson" by son Gary Wilkerson is a thorough biography about the author of "The Cross and The Switchblade". It chronicles David's upbringing in a strict Pentecostal home, laying the foundation for the man he would become. The book carefully outlines David's beliefs and thinking as he grew ... David Wilkerson by Gary Wilkerson

Dolphins72's Rating:

3 Stars