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Aspiring to be a Hero: Lessons of Great Women and Men

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In a discussion based on his books 7 Women and 7 Men, Eric Metaxas offers an inspiring look at several key people from history, emphasizing how their faith helped them to overcome great obstacles and positively impact the world.

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    Free Audio Download: "Learning From History's Great Men and Women"

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    In this interview, Eric Metaxas takes a look at George Washington, Susanna Wesley, Hannah More, Jackie Robinson, Chuck Colson and Mother Teresa.

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    Radio Theatre: The Hiding Place

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    Corrie ten Boom and her family acted on their faith and defied their Nazi oppressors. This Focus on the Family Radio Theatre audio drama captures that amazing story with an all-star cast and original music score.

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    Eric Metaxas Explains How God Uses Ordinary People to Change History

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    The human spirit is nourished by witnessing men and women who answer the call of God upon their lives and overcome amazing obstacles with unwavering faith.

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Eric Metaxas

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Eric Metaxas is a New York Times best-selling author of numerous books including the award-winning biography Bonhoeffer which has sold more than 800,000 copies and has been translated into 19 languages. A prolific writer, Eric has authored essays, poetry, op-ed articles, book and movie reviews and more than 30 children's books. He is also a public speaker and host of the Eric Metaxas Show, a nationally syndicated radio program heard around the U.S. Eric can also be heard on Chuck Colson's Breakpoint radio commentary that's broadcast on 1,400 radio outlets with an audience of eight million listeners. He resides in Manhattan with his wife and daughter. Learn more about Eric by visiting his website, www.ericmetaxas.com.