Beloved pastor and bestselling author Charles Stanley unfolds the story of Christmas through the eyes of all who gathered that special night to witness Jesus’ birth. In his first ever Christmas book, beloved pastor Dr. Charles Stanley takes us back to our truest and best reason for celebration the birth of the Christ child. By revisiting the people and events of that first Christmas, Dr. Stanley reveals the unique lessons that long ago starry night offers to each of us still today. Such timeless truths as. True peace and joy are found only in Christ, not in the things of this world. Christmas itself is undeniable evidence that God always keeps His promises. The Lord God not only lives and reigns, but He is intimately involved in every circumstance of our lives; and. The perfect gift for us to give Jesus is the gift of our own heart. Filled with Scriptures, insights, and Dr. Stanley’s own personal thoughts and memories, Christmas: A Gift for Every Heart is a treasure you’ll want to open again and again.
Charles Stanley (1932–2023) was often called “America’s Pastor.” He earned his bachelor of divinity at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and his master’s degree and doctorate at Luther Rice Seminary. His theological viewpoint was evangelical and dispensational in nature.
Stanley served as senior pastor of the First Baptist Church Atlanta from 1971-2020. He ws the founder and president of In Touch Ministries and had served two terms as president of the Southern Baptist Convention. The radio and television broadcast In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley aired around the world in more than 50 languages and covered an array of topics—from finances to parenting.
Stanley was a New York Times bestselling author who had written more than 45 books, including The Charles F. Stanley Life Principles Bible, The Reason for My Hope, Walking Wisely: Real Guidance for Life’s Journey, and dozens more in The Charles Stanley Collection (46 vols.).