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Cast of Characters

Cast of Characters Common People in the Hands of an Uncommon God

By Max Lucado
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.36 Stars

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On 9/10 McKenna Lossman wrote: Cast of Characters by Max LucadoIt’s the smallest situations in the life of Jesus that often speaks the most to us. And it is the biggest and smallest of biblical heroes that show that God can accomplish extraordinary things. In Cast of Characters, Max Lucado takes ordinary biblical people, to show ... Cast of Characters Review

McKenna's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/9 Michelle Snyder wrote: Do you find you have a hard time connecting with the people we all know from our favorite Bible stories? Do you start seeing them in the same light you would a fairy tale character? People whose life begins and ends in that one story, people with few emothions, who were there only to fulfill their ... Cast of Characters Book Review

Michelle's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/9 Shirley Corder wrote: Who, or what, is the Goliath in your life? Is Jesus encouraging you to "stand up" where you could never stand before? How do you react to mistreatment and unfairness? Max Lucado uses David, the crippled man, Joseph and nineteen others to encourage you in this compilation of inspiring and thought-provoking ... Cast of Characters

Shirley's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/8 Ruth Ann Dell wrote: How do you bring Bible characters to life for today’s readers? Many authors take us back in time and show the folk in Bible days, but Max Lucado uses an innovative approach. He blasts them into modern society—then tells their stories with modern twists. For example, Matthew, the first-century tax ... Review: Cast of Characters by Max Lucado

Ruth Ann's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/30 Bernadine McIntosh wrote: I think I recognize these people… that’s the thought that came to mind as I read Max Lucado’s book Cast of Characters. I enjoyed the way he showed biblical characters that I’ve read about from I was a child in a more human and relatable way. I love that the book sometimes asks questions… ... Book Review ... Cast of Characters by Max Lucado

Bernadine's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/30 Hippy Homemaker wrote: Some of the most powerful stories from the Bible will come alive for today’s readers through these inspiring selections from the writings of Max Lucado. Max provides a compelling look at the most high-impact moments in the biblical narrative, drawn from his previous 20+ years of writing. At the end ... Cast of Characters-review

Hippy Homemaker's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/30 Katie Leversuch wrote: Addition: review paperback Rating: 4/5 Genre: Christian Theology Synopsis: Some of the most powerful stories from the Bible will come alive for today’s readers through these inspiring selections from the writings of Max Lucado. Max provides a compelling look at the most high-impact moments in the ... Cast of Characters by Max Lucado

Katie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/29 Bridget Haymond wrote: If you find yourself struggling to identify with Bible characters in terms of life today, you will no doubt enjoy “Cast of Characters”. In this book Max Lucado takes a look at some of the more prominent characters in the Bible, putting modern day faces on them while using colorful imagery to bring ... Cast of Characters

Bridget's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/28 Lila Gribben wrote: Another thought-provoking book by Max Lucado.  The very short chapters and easy-to-read style have contributed greatly to the success of this book.  While I wouldn’t be in complete agreement with all his interpretations of biblical accounts, he does make some very valid arguments as to the way ... “Cast of Characters” by Max Lucado

Lila's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/28 Sarah Wilson wrote: Max Lucado is a masterful Bible study author. Each chapter includes a scripture passage, an explanation of a Biblical principle we learn from that person’s life, and a series of questions for reflection and discussion. If you are seeking a text for a Bible study, this is perfect: someone can jump into ... Ordinary People do the Extraordinary in the Hands of God

Sarah's Rating:

3 Stars