We will explore super hero books, super hero stories and Christian heros in this article. There is something for every Christian fan in these three Christian reading genres. A healthy search on any of the above keywords will pull up a treasure chest of resources that offer different materials. Let’s get started.
Super Hero books can be found on the following website:
http://www.christianknightcomics.com/comics-christianknight-powerofthechristianknight-origin.htmThis site offers a Christian alternative to Marvel secular comic books if your passion is to read comic books. Christian knight comic books published “The Power of the Christian Knight” who battles demons from hail and other enemies. This character uses his superpower to fight them in the name of God. You will find a collection of these comic books and they are published by The Christian Night Comic Book Group. The price is $3.99 per issue. Another offering is “Desert Wind” published by Christian Night Comic Book Group and this comic book features Desert Wind the super speedster. You can also purchase “Mr. Christian, Johnny Fury and Decathlon” from this website. Check it out you will find other exciting options on the site.
Super hero stories are in a league by themselves. This this site has a unique slant because it compares Superman to Jesus Christ. http://www.cbn.com/entertainment/screen/superman-gospel-story.aspx Stephen Skelton who, makes the comparison between Jesus and Superman, wrote a book called ‘The Gospel According to the World’s Greatest Superhero” which Stephen writes that there are many similarities between Jesus Christ and Superman. He explains that the original creators of Superman based their character on Jesus Christ. Superman’s earthly parents were named “Joseph” and “Mary”. Superman and his father (before superman came to earth) shared the name “El” which is the Hebrew name for God. According to Stephen Skelton superman was based on the death, burial, resurrection and second coming of Jesus Christ There were a sequence of superman movies where he came to earth, died and came back to life again just like Jesus did in his life; the author reports in his book. Interestingly the producers of the superman movies kept Christian values in their movies. This trend has continued on other movies made of superman. So for more fascinating information on this comparison look on the site. You can also find out more about these parallels between Jesus and superman in Stephen Skelton’s book.
The last of the big three Christian hero can be viewed on this website: http://www.amazon.com/Christian-Heroes-Books-1-5-Gift/dp/1576582086 offers a set by Christian hero books and their titles are:” Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime, Nate Saint: On a Wing and a Prayer, Hudson Taylor: Deep in the Heart of China, Amy Carmichael: Rescuer of Precious Gems, Corrie ten Boom: Keep of the Angels’ Den” by Geoff and Janet Benge. Who strove to challenge Christian readers today to follow the role models found in each of these books. So they too can influence their world as these Christians shaped history in their specific spheres of influence.
You can check out www.christianhero.org and buy Yeral Ogando’s latest book “The Hero Within”.
“The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever.” Isaiah 40:8