Heroes of the Faith


Author and Alabama Baptist Joanne Sloan researches and writes about famous Christians from previous centuries.


February 14, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — David George

By Joanne Sloan Former slave David George founded Baptist churches in 3 countries David George (1743–1810), an African-American Baptist preacher, ... [READ MORE]

January 24, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — B.H. Carroll

Seminary founder, preacher was ‘completely devoted to Christ’ By Joanne Sloan B.H. Carroll (1843–1914) was a Southern Baptist pastor, denominational ... [READ MORE]

December 20, 2017

Heroes of the Faith — Oswald Chambers

2017 marks 100th anniversary of Oswald Chambers’ death By Joanne Sloan Oswald Chambers (1874–1917) was a Scottish Baptist preacher, evangelist, ... [READ MORE]

November 15, 2017

Heroes of the Faith — Henrietta Hall Shuck

First American woman missionary to China dedicates short life to Lord By Joanne Sloan Henrietta Hall Shuck (1817–1844) was the first American ... [READ MORE]

October 18, 2017

Heroes of the Faith — Martin Luther

October marks 500 years since Luther ignited Protestant Reformation By Joanne Sloan Martin Luther (1483–1546) ignited the Protestant Reformation ... [READ MORE]

September 20, 2017

Heroes of the Faith — Elizabeth Fry

By Joanne Sloan 2017 marks 200 years since Fry founded association for women in prison Elizabeth Fry (1780–1845) was an English Quaker prison ... [READ MORE]

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