They needed to do something that would challenge their courage. They had to win a battle that would undermine the strength of the most intelligent. Nevertheless, they accepted the challenge… Vida Publishers, presents ‘Biographies of Great Christians’ in a brief way – simple biographies of some of the most distinguished characters in the church, from the past and present. Many wonder to whom they can attribute the great success of these servants of God like Luther, Bunyan, Wesley, Whitefield, Finney, Carey, Judson, and many others. Certainly not their talent nor to their strength of will. The true mystery of the greatness of these Christians is prayer. For those who walk with God in prayer, like they did, this is no mystery. And to many, the lives of these men have a lot to offer. Their biographies inspire us and show us that victory in the Christian life depends on prayer.