How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped Found the Religious Right, and Lived to Take All (or Almost All) of it Back.
By the time he was 19, Frank Schaeffer's parents, Francis and Edith Schaeffer, had achieved global fame as best-selling evangelical authors and speakers, and Frank had joined his father on the evangelical circuit. He would go on to speak before thousands in arenas around America, publish his own evangelical best seller, and work with such figures as Pat Robertson, Jerry Falwell, and Dr. James Dobson.
But while coming of age as a rising evangelical star, Schaeffer felt increasingly alienated, and as a result, he experienced a crisis of faith that would ultimately lead to his journey out of the fold - even if it meant losing everything.
Reading while listening has shown to increase retention by as much as 38% and comprehension by as much as 76%. With Scrolls™, you now have the best of both worlds, a library of great books, lectures, speeches and more, synchronized with word-for-word narrated audio by real people.
Whether you’re studying or just want to boost your reading experience, Narrated eBooks by iScroll makes it easy to learn and remember new materials quickly and effectively.
-eBooks with Audiobook narration by a real person included with every Scroll™
-Narration is synchronized with the eBook text
-Automatic bookmarks that are synchronized between devices and the web
-View purchased content on the web with the iScroll web reader
-Adjustable reading speed without pitch distortion
-Sharing of text and audio clips through email, Facebook and Twitter
-Visually fast-forward and rewind through synchronized text
-Search eBook text and Audio by keyword or phrase
-Easily lookup words on Wikipedia
-Save text annotations for later use
-Change the font type, size and color
-Adjust line spacing, backlighting and background color
-Night time reading option reduces eye strain
With both text and audio versions of your library, you can enjoy your selections at home on your couch, in your car while driving and at work or school – anytime, anyplace.
Listen in your car and then finish your selection at home on your couch
Benefits of Scroll™
Increased retention and comprehension Studies have shown that the utilization of multiple senses at the same time e.g. sight( reading) and listening, increases reader retention and comprehension by as much as 38% and 76% respectively. This is a valuable attribute for student learning and language skills. Comprehension is further augmented by referential look-ups (Wikipedia) and hyperlinks to external multimedia content, e.g. pictures, maps, videos and websites.
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