Description: An extraordinary biography of an extraordinary man ? An important historical look at a pillar of Pentecostalism ? Built-in audience among charismatics and evangelicals ? Filled with photos and incredible tales of ministry ? An epilogue of the continuing ministry of Lester Sumrall has been added by his son, Stephen. Few evangelists have seen as much of the world as Lester Sumrall witnessed - and witnessed to. When he died in 1996, Sumrall had spent 65 years serving the Lord, and this thoroughly entertaining biography examines the life of one of the most colorful preachers of the 20th century. Tracing his rise as a fiery young preacher during the Depression, to his global ministry aimed at wiping out hunger in Third World countries, The Life Story of Lester Sumrall inspires as well as it teaches. A man who threw himself at the feet of Jesus Christ, Sumrall possessed a zealousness and long-term commitment that still amazes even those who knew him.