• Brother Andrew

  • God's Secret Agent (Christian Heroes: Then and Now)
  • By: Janet Benge, Geoff Benge
  • Narrated by: Tim Gregory
  • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
  • 4.8 out of 5 stars (154 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

When he became God's smuggler, Brother Andrew (1928- ) was already familiar with risk. As a boy, the intrepid Andrew van der Bijl joined the Dutch Resistance against the Nazi occupation. As a young man, he fought eagerly in the Dutch East Indies - until the horror of war turned the adventure seeker to a life of alcohol and desperation. Redeemed by God, the Dutchman became a daring messenger of hope, smuggling Scripture through closed borders and equipping persecuted Christians behind the Iron Curtain. Today Brother Andrew and the ministry of Open Doors continue to shine the light of Christ in the world's darkest places.

©2013 YWAM Publishing (P)2013 YWAM Publishing

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“*The life of Brother Andrew*”

This is a truly inspiring story filled with history, loving god, and trusting god to make your life truly meaningful. Andrews life starts in the impression of boring, and same. But when natzis invade the small town whom he lived in his life beginning to change for the worse. After the war that lasted for years, he decides that he wants his trade to be a soldier, so there he was fighting in a war, but about half way through his war career the fighting and killing starts to impact him in more ways than one… can Andrew take back the life that he used to own? Or will god use this “useless” life and turn it for the better?……. This story tells the life of a strong Christian and his life in his own point of view…….






(Note from reader) the rest of my review has been serious but now let’s take some time, to think over this statement that andrews sister said to him… “Andrew… I know you’ve been through a lot.. but it’s hard not to be concerned about the time that you’ve been spending in your bedroom, it’s not healthy!” Now doesn’t that sound familiar… I SPEND AS MUCH TIME MAYBE EVEN MORE RESTING IN MY BED ON ELECTRONICS WHILE HES IN HIS ROOM READING HIS BIBLE!!!!! WHO WOULD YOU BE MORE CONCERNED ABOUT? HUH!?! HUH!?!


Love, yours truly: Me”






P.S (I recommend this book to everyone. If you haven’t already, please ask Jesus for forgiveness.. ask him into your heart, at LEAST read a bible, then you can decide if you want to believe in him or not… thank you.)

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I LOVE THIS STORY!!❤

It is so encouraging to me, and it held my attention from beginning to the end!

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Great Audio book

This story held the attention of my family from ages 7 to adult. Very good biography

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I heard this book read too me as teenager, wonderful how God Leads our path. blessings to you Brother Andrew

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inspirational

A must read for every believer! be a doer of the word as this man was.

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Very inspiring

If you could sum up Brother Andrew in three words, what would they be?

An Inspirational Book

What was one of the most memorable moments of Brother Andrew?

The way he trusted God and allowed God to direct his mission.

Which scene was your favorite?

The scene in one of the churches where everyone was sharing Bibles and how touched they were when Brother Andrew give them Bibles.