Bible scholar F. B. Meyer presents fresh, encouraging accounts of three New Testament men: John the Baptist, Peter, and Paul. All were changed by Jesus' loving touch to become faithful followers who prevailed against the powers of darkness and ushered in God's kingdom. These true stories illustrate the timeless truths of God's Word. Read them and be inspired to Overcome your "thorn in the flesh." Resist the devil and rest in Jesus' victory. Become an effective witness for the Lord. Receive God's abundant and limitless grace. Obtain positive results in prayer and praise. You can be more than a conqueror. Discover how you can be free from anxiety and despair as you draw nearer to the Master's side.
F. B. Meyer (1847-1929) was one of the most knowledgeable and influential scholars of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Born in England, Dr. Meyer accepted the Lord as a child. He authored more than seventy books and thirty-five booklets. In addition, he edited several magazines, including Worship and Work and Christian Treasure and wrote prefaces for more than twenty literary works. He is chiefly remembered for his Bible biographies. Besides his literary endeavors, Dr. Meyer held pastorates in Leicester, York, and London. His ministry also included traveling worldwide, preaching and teaching from his extensive knowledge of the Scriptures. Meyer's friendship with the famous soulwinner D. L. Moody sparked a new phase of evangelism in the author's life. As a result, the Lord used him to bring many people to Christ.