If you want to hear me in a time capsule, go listen to that message. The weird thing is that it wasn't just a generic message I "needed to hear right now". I've heard many of those over the years. Rather; it was like every single point of his story resonated with me. He was a pastor's kid, who struggled with anger and addiction and depression, who overcame and wrote a novel. There were so many points where I said "Hey! That's me!"
I suggest you listen to it, then read the book. I'm downloading the Kindle version tomorrow.
The theme of the message was "Trust God".
We've been trained to say we trust him, but, if the house is burning down do we? Do we really?
I'll let …