Have you been impacted by the writing of christian thinkers, pastors, apologists and theologians. If so, you may recognize some of the authors below, listed in order of their birth.

1 – A.W. Tozer (1897-1963)

beloved writer, thinker and pastor

  

2 – C.S. Lewis (1898-1963)

gifted storyteller and apologist

 

3 – Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945)

German theologian who lived out his faith and was martyred in WWII

  

 

4 – Francis Schaeffer (1912-1984)

gifted thinker who argued for a Christian Worldview

 

5 – J.I. Packer (1926- )

pastor and scholar

  

 

6 – Dallas Williard (1935-2013)

pastor and scholar

   

7 – Ravi Zacharias (1946- )

gifted apologist and communicator

  

8 – John Piper (1946- )

pastor and teacher

   

9 – Philip Yancey (1949 – )

writer and communicator

   

10 – Tim Keller (1950- )

pastor with a heart for church growth

  

11 – Max Lucado (1955- )

writer and storyteller

   

12 – Francis Chan (1967- )

pastor, writer and passionate disciple-maker

   

This list certainly only represents some of the many writers and thinkers who have impacted the world for Christ. Who did I miss? Which author or book has had an influence on your life?