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Running With the Giants Audiobook

Running With the Giants: What Old Testament Heroes Want You to Know About Life and Leadership (Unabr.)

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Publisher's Summary

John C. Maxwell, best selling author and motivational teacher, is known for his brilliant insights into the nature of leadership - and how we can tap into unfound abilities within ourselves. His new audiobook turns to the wellspring of tradition, as he offers inspiration, learning, and the power of prayer from the lives of Old Testament heroes.

In the race of life - a contest of stamina, endurance, faith, and understanding - we are never alone. Others have run it before us. In John C. Maxwell's vision of humanity, they are in the stands, urging us on, praying for us, and offering the wisdom of their experience. We need only listen for their voices and hear their stories to turn our modern-day challenges into victories.

From Rebekah to David, Abraham to Moses, Running with the Giants puts us face to face with the towering figures of the Bible. From these great heroes - and from the inimitable John C. Maxwell - comes the inspiration to live as they did: as leaders, as success stories, and as people close to God.

Listen to everything by John C. Maxwell.

©2002 John C. Maxwell, All Rights Reserved; (P)2002 Time Warner AudioBooks, a Division of the AOL Time Warner Book Group

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"John Maxwell is the best at communicating biblical truths about management in a simple, usable format. Running with the Giants is the best thus far. I recommend it highly." (Larry Burkett, host, Money Matters)

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    What made the experience of listening to Running With the Giants the most enjoyable?

    The pitch tone of the narrator made it seem as if one was really in a live event


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Running With the Giants?

    The waiting to see who was coming next on to the pitch.....tried guessing who next and got some few ones correct ....that was exciting.


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    It kept me held down....I completed it in one go!


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    Matt Kellyville, N/A, Australia 10-18-04
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    "Fantastic!"

    What a great book! Every chapter had it's points and challenges that really spoke to me - really applicable and relevant. Fantastic!

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    Karen Rye 10-16-17
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    "John Tells This Narrative Perfectly!"

    AMAZING! This is a great motivator from the historic figures of the Bible! Told in a way that makes it come alive & real for your daily life & struggles!

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    This book was encouraging to me to understand that I don't have to be perfect in order to be blessed. It reminds me that just like the giants I can get the support I need to endure hardships and overcome obstacles.

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    I took a lot in listening to this, it had helped me see a different side of the people who had struggle in the bible but had great wisdom coming out of those struggles. Give me the strength and the will to carry on and would recommend to anyone.

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    "More about religion than business"

    I was looking for books on people management and thought this might be good judging from the reviews. If you are not religious then you may want to look for another book. I was hoping this book would be more about business than about god and the bible but I was wrong. If you listen carefully you can extract some useful information.

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    Hendra Hayward, CA, USA 04-12-04
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    "Encouraging and Motivating"

    I found out the his words are encouraging. Makes me think again what have I done and what I lack of.

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