Dr John Hackwell’s latest book is – ‘Saving Death, Surviving God’
“At times I laughed till I cried. At times I cried till I laughed. So courageous, intense, menacing and humorous you won’t be able to put it down.” Dr John R Godfrey
“Hackwell writes with the genius of an artist who sees what others cannot see.” Gordon Hammond
“Brutally honest, brilliantly colourful, a unique work that continually took me into unexpected places.” David Rodgers
Dr Mark Tronson comments: “Dr John Hackwell’s early years in Christian mission in the highlands of Papua New Guinea and congregational ministry in Australia and New Zealand illustrated to him life is not always as it seems”.
About the Author
Award-winning author, artist, Antarctic expeditioner and documentary filmmaker, Dr W John Hackwell holds a BA Degree in Fine Arts from Pacific Union College, Anguin, California; an MA Degree in Archaeology from Andrews University, Michigan; and a PhD in Indigenous Studies from the University of America, Temecula, California.
Now retired, John lives in Tamworth, Australia with Yvonne, his wife of 58 years. The Hackwell’s have three daughters, a son and six grandchildren.
How to get your copy - Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Angus and Robertson or direct from the publisher Balboa Press. Best to quote the ISBN : 9781982293437
Dr Mark Tronson - a 4 min video
Chairman – Well-Being Australia
Baptist Minister 45 years
- 1984 - Australian cricket team chaplain 17 years (Ret)
- 2001 - Life After Cricket (18 years Ret)
- 2009 - Olympic Ministry Medal – presented by Carl Lewis
- 2019 - The Gutenberg - (ARPA Christian Media premier award)
Gutenberg video - 2min 14sec
Married to Delma for 45 years with 4 children and 6 grand children