Wild Goose Chase News
August 7, 2008, 2:46 pm
Filed under: Blog World, Book Reviews | Tags: , ,

Today I received some great news.  I have been asked to participate in Mark Batterson‘s Wild Goose Chase blog tour.

If you don’t know Mark Batterson, you need to read his blog.  He is a great leader.  Here is his bio…

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.

Here is a summary of the book:

“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.

I can’t wait to read this book.  I think it is going to be a great read.  Stay tuned for my review.  Also stay tuned because I get 2 books…one for me to review…one for me to give away.  You may be the winner!  Stay tuned!

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