It was a beautiful fall day, and the two of us — Motte and I (Ted) — were driving on I-270 away from Washington, D. Our destination: Covenant Life Church, where we'd be spending some time with Christian authors Joshua Harris and Carolyn Mc Culley.
It was our last interview of the weekend, a time spent talking with such mentors as Michael Lawrence, Scott Croft, Charlie Jarvis, Danielle Crittenden and Leon R. We arrived a bit ahead of schedule and had a chance to set up our equipment in their parent ministry's music studio.
Dia adalah anak pertama dari tujuh orang bersaudara kelahiran Gregg dan Sono Harris, pelopor dari pergerakan Kristen untuk sekolah rumahan. Harris menerbitkan majalah New Attitude pada tahun 1994 hingga 1997 yang ditujukan pada murid-murid yang bersekolah di rumah.
Buku pertamanya, I Kissed Dating Goodbye diterbitkan pada tahun 1997 dan telah dijual hingga satu juta kopi di seluruh dunia.
Weighing in at only 129 pages (and small pages at that) this is a book that can be read and digested in a couple of hours.
In it, Harris shares his own journey towards a love for theology, and theological concepts that changed his life.In my case, they old friends, as I've known both for years.As Joshua shared photos of his kids, Carolyn offered us some water.The sixth chapter provides some suggestions for redeeming Sunday and restoring it to a place of distinction whereby we use it deliberately as a day to refuel our spiritual batteries.I must admit that this is the first of Harris’ books that I have read, and I was thoroughly impressed by his committment to Scripture, to expository preaching, and to the historic tenets of Protestantism.