The life of ADAM POE is portrayed in this stirring biography, which will introduce readers to a pioneer evangelist who is unknown to the modern world.
Readers will be drawn into the stories of his humble beginning on the Ohio frontier in a log cabin, his conversion, his circuit riding days, camp meetings, cholera outbreaks, steamboat excursions, the time of the Civil War, Underground Railroad activity, being snow-bound on the Kansas plains by railway, and much more!
Driven by his faith and his love for the Lord, Poe persevered through his failed health and pain from a boyhood injury. Follow this servant’s life through sacrifices, joys, and sorrows. In 42 years of ministry, Reverend Adam Poe’s life was characterized by his dedication, generosity, hospitality, and honesty.
Discover how this man of God rose to distinction and was called “one of the great preachers in northern Ohio” and “one of the grandest ministers that ever lived”!
This historical biography, Adam Poe: Evangelist & Faithful Servant, has received the following awards and recognitions:
– Governor Thomas Worthington Book Award, OGS Book Award (2017)
– 3rd place, books by a non-professional/family history, TxSGS Book Award (2016)
– Honorable Mention, Saddlebag Historical Society selection competition (2015)