Sammy Tippit has written and been co-author of 14 books. He was co-author of Sammy Tippit – God’s Love in Action, which was the first book written by bestselling author, Jerry B. Jenkins. After writing four books with Jenkins, he began writing numerous non-fiction books on his own. Many of those books have been translated into more than twenty languages. Sammy Tippit – God’s Love in Action has been updated as God’s Secret Agent.
Sammy’s book, The Prayer Factor, is the most translated book of all his works, and it was the first Christian book translated into the Mongolian language inside the nation of Mongolia. The Prayer Factor and Fire in Your Heart, two of Sammy’s earlier books, were bestsellers among Christian books in Brazil. All of his books have followed the theme of renewal in the lives of Christians. Below are several links for most of the books Sammy has written or co-written.
Description (fiction) – The year is 2009. Wealthy businessman Win Bass rescues a teen from human traffickers — and returns to Baton Rouge after 44 years’ away. Win longs for a family, but his dark secrets frustrate his attempts to rebuild relationships. Chaos erupts. A strange death and a mysterious mobster bring Win to his knees, and a greedy leader somehow sparks a spiritual revival. An unlikely romance, a daring faith, and a deeply moving account of shocking family events will keep you turning the pages. A riveting story of what happens after Win Bass finally tries to come home. As he wins an All Comers’ track meet, darkness is exposed, and danger waits in the parking lot. Click here to purchase. (http://runninghome-anovel.com/purchase/)
Description (fiction) – When the son of a Cherokee slave determines to find his purpose and discover his identity, he becomes a slave a second time. This fictional account of the life of Joseph Willis is rooted in early American history and filled with drama: a forbidden romance, faith molded by tragedies, and the courage to forgive. A half-English/half-Cherokee slave changes the course of Louisiana history when a fresh wind blows across his heart.
Sammy Tippit wrote this heart-warming novel with historical information provided by Randy Willis, a descendent of Joseph Willis.
The Prayer Factor includes 12 chapters of stories and instruction with study questions that show readers how to move from hindrances and failure to possibilities and victory in prayer. Learn the great truths about prayer and make your life a testimony to a God who hears and answers prayer.
Spiritual awakening has touched millions in Africa, South America, Korea, and Eastern Europe. Why, then, have Western Christians, the people who worked so hard to send Christianity eastward, become lukewarm? How can we regain the passion we once felt?
Fire in Your Heart will gently show you the way to revival, using Scripture, history, and the personal experiences of men and women from communist Eastern Europe.
His story of perilous assignments and narrow escapes reads like a spy novel, but it’s all true.
This book will expand your vision, increase your compassion for people, and take you to the extreme edge of faith. Come trace the steps of a man who dared to give himself fully to God in spite of the danger.
Sammy co-authored God’s Secret Agent with Left Behind author, Jerry B. Jenkins.
Sammy Tippit’s book The Prayer Factor (Published in 1988) has been updated in 2007. Here’s a summary from the book back cover: ONE FACTOR can REVOLUTIONIZE your LIFE: our CHURCHES AND our SOCIETY: THE PRAYER FACTOR.
Prayer can turn a sleepy, status quo Christian walk into a dynamic experience with the living Christ. It can revive our faith and evangelize our neighbors. It can wake up churches across the Western world to once again worship the living King instead of materialism and ease.
The Prayer Factor includes 12 chapters of stories and instruction with study questions that show readers how to move from hindrances and failure to possibilities and victory in prayer. Learn the great truths about prayer and make your life a testimony to a God who hears and answers prayer. To purchase The Prayer Factor, click here
These truths will send a refreshing from heaven as you read the Bible through the eyes of a runner. They will place you on the path of success as you pursue your life’s purpose. You will learn how to overcome life’s greatest adversities. But most important, you’ll understand what it takes to run the race of life and finish well. As you read The Race, you will cry out with Phidippedes, “Nenikékamen! Rejoice, we conquer!”
The running principles provide wisdom and inspiration for athletic performance and health benefits for readers. The biblical truths direct the reader down the path of spiritual renewal and personal growth. Sammy Tippit uses the imagery of the runner to show the reader the way to build the character, strength and endurance of a champion. It includes testimonies and interviews with Ryan Hall, American record holder for the half marathon; Charles Austin, Olympic and American record holder for the high jump; and Jerry Stovall, former All-Pro football player and former head football coach at Louisiana State University.