FREE BOOK GIVEAWAY! - The publisher (Multnomah), has graciously provided me with one copy to give away. Just leave a comment in today’s blog (at blogger, shoutlife or myspace) to be entered. Drawing held at midnight, Sunday night, 8/31/08 (USA only).
UPDATE: Congratulations to Sherri of Upper Strasburg, PA, WINNER OF THE DRAWING!
I highly recommend Wild Goose Chase (Multnomah), by Mark Batterson, to everyone craving a deeper walk with God.
This book will change your life!
Most of us have no idea
where we’re going
most of the time.
“Celtic Christians had a name for the Holy Spirit–An Geadh-Glas, or ‘the Wild Goose.’ The name hints at mystery. Much like a wild goose, the Spirit of God cannot be tracked or tamed. An element of danger, an air of unpredictability surround Him. And while the name may sound a little sacrilegious, I cannot think of a better description of what it’s like to follow the Spirit through life. I think the Celtic Christians were on to something….Most of us will have no idea where we are going most of the time. And I know that is unsettling. But circumstantial uncertainty also goes by another name: Adventure.” --from the introduction
Mark Batterson is the lead pastor of Washington, DC’s National Community Church, widely recognized as one of America’s most innovative churches. NCC meets in movie theaters at metro stops throughout the city, as well as in a church-owned coffee house near Union Station. More than seventy percent of NCC’ers are single twentysomethings who live or work on Capitol Hill. Mark is the author of the best-selling In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day and a widely read blogger (www.markbatterson.com). He lives on Capitol Hill with his wife, Lora, and their three children.