Believing in a Grand Thing

Introduction

A River of Stories . . . It’s Been Quite a Ride, a collection of true stories, drew more per-sonal responses from readers than any book I have written with the possible exception of my first novel, In the Rivers Flow. Most wrote about the final section, Believing in a Grand Thing. Their words are very rewarding and inspirational. Some readers battled life-threatening diseases; some struggled with life-changing events; some just appreciated an affirmation of their faith and to know they are not alone on life’s journey.

In this section, I tell stories of my long, meandering and often interrupted journey to-ward faith from the viewpoint of a layman not well-versed in theology. But I supplement my personal experiences with wisdom from those I consider to be among the best Christian apologists, pastors, theologians, and writers. I share my doubts as well as epiphanies on life’s journey.

Many expressed a desire to have this last section printed in a small book. Here it is, complete with a few extra words at the end to honor a lost loved one.

Thanks for sticking with me.

Jim
 

Believing-in-a-Grand-Thing-125

 

Email25 Facebook25 Twitter25 Linked-in25 Google+25 Blogger-sq25
Home
About Jim
Ordering Books
Follow Jim
What Readers Say
Watch and Listen
Public Speaking
Calendar
Contact