Magician Jim Munroe, founder of The MAZE, is one of the most sought
after magicians in the world. Experiencing a devastating diagnosis of
Leukemia that predicted only a few months for him to live, The MAZE
features Munroe’s incredible magic performance as he shares his life
story and faith journey.
Jim Munroe is an author, speaker, and skeptic.
After a promising career in baseball ended in disappointment and
confusion with a blown shoulder at the University of Texas, Munroe
turned his mind towards investigating various philosophies and beliefs.
Despite significant doubt at the time in the idea of a god, Munroe
absorbed and tested Christianity as he searched for meaning. This
investigation into the unknown and the supernatural also manifested
itself in another pursuit: Magic.
Munroe loved magic. It blended perfectly with his belief that God
existed in smoke and mirrors, alone. To Munroe, behind every religious
curtain was a lie. However, the further he investigated Jesus, the more
convinced he became of the unique claims of Christianity. And just as
his magic career was taking off, Munroe found himself following Christ
as his teacher.
By 2009, Munroe had become one of the most sought after magicians in
the world; touring hundreds of cities and seeing sold out concert halls
and theaters at almost every venue. It was at this time, his journey
took an unexpected turn. His life was flipped upside down by a
devastating diagnosis that gave him only a few months to live: Leukemia.
“Where do you turn when you have nothing but God to turn to?” Jim
asks the crowds to whom he now speaks. ”There’s something about facing
death square in the eyes that changes your perspective… You realize that
there’s something bigger than you going on behind the scenes of your
Today, Jim Munroe is the author of “The Charlatan” and a sought after
speaker at conferences and events around the world. His most recent
speaking engagements included appearances at The Dream Center LA and the
Catalyst Conference. Jim’s story is widely recognized from its feature
with I Am Second. When he is not speaking or writing, he leads a
theatrical production company called The Maze which performs throughout
the world. He is a member of Gateway Church and lives with his wife and
two children just outside Dallas, TX.
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