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Twelve Unlikely Heroes

Twelve Unlikely Heroes How God Commissioned Unexpected People in the Bible and What He Wants to Do with You

By John MacArthur
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.12 Stars

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On 11/3 Anthony Stephens wrote: I recently read a work from John MacArthur called Twelve Unlikely Heroes: How God Commissioned Unexpected People in the Bible and What He Wants to Do with You. This is the latest work in what seems to be a series that MacArthur has put out over recent years like Twelve Ordinary Men and Twelve Extraordinary ... Book Review: Twelve Unlikely Heroes

Anthony's Rating:

3 Stars

On 7/19 Simply Helping Him wrote: Many people often wonder how God could ever use them; whether it is due to their past mistakes, their current life, or just fear of the unknown. John MacArthur selected 12 biblical lives to dig into through the bible's account of their lives. These men and women are viewed as heroes, and by delving ... Imperfections Do Not Mean God Can't Use You

Simply Helping Him's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/20 anniesinklings wrote: I was captivated by "Twelve Unlikely Heroes," written by John MacArthur. He painted such vivid portraits of people in "Twelve Ordinary Men" and "Twelve Extraordinary Women," so I was really looking forward to reading this book. Once again he has captured the essence of twelve people in the Bible whom ... God can use each one of us!

anniesinklings' Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/7 McDawg81 wrote: In this latest book, MacArthur again delivers.In today’s world, we are starting to dilute the meaning of the word hero.  "The word Hero is slowly losing its significance because it has been so broadly redefined in popular culture. ... Nowadays, celebrity status alone is enough to get a person ... Twelve Unlikely Heroes

McDawg81's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/18 Sally Shupe wrote: I received this book free from Thomas Nelson Publishers in exchange for a review. Twelve Unlikely Heroes caught my attention because sometimes I feel insignificant, like there is no way God could use me or my abilities to do His work. If you feel this way sometimes, too, then this book is for you. By ... Twelve Unlikely Heroes By: John MacArthur

Sally's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/1 Jaime wrote: Twelve Unlikely Heroes by John McArthur goes through the lives of twelve biblical characters that just like us today had faults and difficulties. The book show that even in the midst of struggles and trials, God can use us to be heroes for His purpose. McArthur uses his understanding and knowledge of ... Twelve Unlikely Heroes by John McArthur--Book Review

Jaime's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/5 Ian Strauss wrote: I love the Bible and I love to read about men and women in the Bible to see how God used them and to learn from their stories. So I was excited to read John MacArthur's book "Twelve Unlikely Heroes." MacArthur is a good author and I was intrigued to see his take on some Bible characters... and he didn't ... A good fresh look at unlikelly heroes of the Bible

Ian's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/18 jackiekaulitz wrote: Sovereign Grace Baptist Pastor John MacArthur spends a lot of time delving into indepth profiles of 12 biblical characters in this book. He expounds on each character, dedicating one full chapter for each biography: Enoch, Joseph, Miriam (sister of Moses), Gideon and Samson, Jonathan (King Saul's son), ... 3 Stars: Twelve Unlikely Heroes

jackiekaulitz's Rating:

3 Stars

On 3/12 gypsygotsoul wrote: John MacArthur premises his new book with a different idea that one is used to: a redefinition of the word hero. Now, as children we have grown accustomed to daring sword fights, magic potions and giants of men. MacArthur uses the bible to define what a hero truly is, a man who is imperfect and marred ... Great Book

gypsygotsoul's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/6 Christopher Scott wrote: It is undoubtedly true that the Bible contains some of the most unlikely heroes in all of history. It’s pages are filled with stories of the most unlikely leaders, priests, kings, and influential people. Like me, you probably have been encouraged by the stories of biblical people such as Moses (a ... Review of 12 Unlikely Heroes by John MacArthur

Christopher's Rating:

5 Stars