Have you heard of or read “The Purpose Driven Life” by Rick Warren? Rick Warren is the senior pastor of Saddleback Church in Orange County. Last April, his son committed suicide after a lifelong battle with severe depression. Rick and his wife, Kay, stepped away from preaching for about 4 months and he started back two weeks ago with a series on “How to Get Through What You’re Going Through.” Here’s the sermon and it is great. It’s about an hour long but very good.
The Fantastic Life Rule #11: The Growth Paradigm
This rule points out that you will encounter things in life that will require you to rise to the occasion. Tragedy or not, growing is a necessary part of a Fantastic Life. How will you grow?