Heroes of the Faith

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

October 17, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — Albert Benjamin Simpson

2018 marks 175th anniversary of Christian and Missionary Alliance founder’s birth By Joanne Sloan Albert Benjamin Simpson (1843–1919), also ... [READ MORE]

September 19, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — Anselm

Archbishop of Canterbury considered ‘one of the greatest thinkers of the Middle Ages’ By Joanne Sloan Anselm (1033–1109) was a Benedictine ... [READ MORE]

August 22, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — William Butler

2018 marks 200th anniversary of influential missionary’s birth William Butler (1818–1899) and his wife Clementina Rowe Butler (1820–1913) ... [READ MORE]

August 8, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — Anne Hutchinson

2018 marks 375th anniversary of Anne Hutchinson’s massacre Anne Hutchinson (1591­–1643) was the most famous and controversial English woman ... [READ MORE]

June 27, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — Thomas à Kempis

2018 marks 600th anniversary of popular ‘Imitation of Christ’ book Lottie Moon, the great Baptist missionary to China, loved “The Imitation ... [READ MORE]

May 16, 2018

Heroes of the Faith — John Wilbur Chapman

2018 marks 100th anniversary of prominent Presbyterian evangelist’s death He preached with D.L. Moody on the evangelistic circuit. Billy Sunday ... [READ MORE]