Luis Palau, one of the world's most influential Christian leaders, shares his legacy and spiritual memoir for the first time. Go back to where it all began, on the streets of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and see how he grew into the man who shared the gospel with millions and counseled world leaders. Louis lived a life packed with adventure, risk, and faith.
Palau is a very personal book with never-before-told stories and a 16-page photo insert. Luis shares his childhood memories of losing his father and caring for his five siblings alongside his mother. When he was a teenager, he heard Billy Graham speak and chose to follow in his steps. He was brought to the United States by pastor Ray Stedman from Palo Alto, California and later found friendship and support from Mr. Graham. Discover hoe God blessed, challenged, and guided Luis and his team to grow into one of the most exciting evangelistic campaigns the world has ever seen.
Luis shares a foundational lesson with each chapter, to inspire and challenge your faith. Learn about his mother's uncanny trust in God. Consider what it means to live fully surrendered to Christ like Luis' beloved wife, Pat. When you see how so many people impacted Luis and his family, you will learn that the gospel of Jesus is good news shared by humble, even unseen, servants of God.
Palau: A Life on Fire is a moving spiritual interview with a man who knows his life is coming to a close, but is seeing the light grow even brighter. This collection of guiding principles from an accomplished evangelist will spark your faith and encourage you to live out the good news of Jesus Christ.