Mary Slessor: Courage in Africa
Author: Renee Taft Meloche
Illustrated: Bryan Pollard
Pages: 32, Hardcover
For Ages 6 and Up.
While working in a cotton mill in Scotland, Mary Slessor (1848-1915) longed to be a missionary. When God answered her prayers by calling her to the unreached, often dangerous, tribes of Africa's Calabar region, Mary's faith, courage, steadfastness, and pioneering spirit were a brilliant example of the life and freedom found in Jesus.
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