As the world plummets deeper and deeper into the concept of self as the center of all living, this book is an insightful look into the heart of God. If you wholeheartedly desire a greater intimacy with God, this book will provide insights into his character. Do you dare to see God for who he is? Then read this book and immerse yourself in the knowledge of his amazing power, love, and grace.
Michael Allen was born in Dayton, Ohio. He received salvation at seven years old. He preached his first sermon at the age of ten. He was the son of a pastor and grew up in a God-centered household. He attended Oral Roberts University, Wright State University, and Golden Gate University. He has a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s in organizational management. He served twenty years in the air force, where he flew as a navigator on a KC-135A aircraft. He retired as an air force major. Service in the air force presented the opportunity to preach in various churches scattered across the United States. Additionally, he served as youth minister in many of these same churches. After retirement from the air force, he then established a new church in Hawkinsville, Georgia. The church grew from small house meetings to a 7000 square foot worship center. He next pastored in the Appalachian hills of Gainesboro, Tennessee. He pastored a total of ten years. He is currently residing in central Georgia. He has a wife and two children.
Out of the Silent Planet is the first novel in C. S. Lewis's classic science fiction trilogy. It tells the adventure of Dr. Ransom, a Cambridge academic, who is abducted and taken on a spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra, which he knows as Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet's treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures who live there. Ransom discovers he has come from the "silent planet"—Earth—whose tragic story is known throughout the universe!