This book begins on a note of extraordinary assurance.
We want things no system in the world can provide.
The gospel is so good we keep trying to put the final celebration in the wrong places.
There’s no need to pretend.
Despite a facade of fairness, the world only recognizes the spectacular, the brightest, or the most attractive. You probably disappear in that matrix. Yet in
Spiritual disciplines and practices have always helped Christians. Now if we could only understand why they work and why they don’t.