Take Heart with Matt Chandler
Sometimes books from the US about cultural change, evangelism and the Bible don’t translate all that well outside of the US. Matt Chandler’s Take Heart is an exception. It’s a small book that packs an enormous punch and is just so encouraging.
I’d just finished preparing to speak on the subject of ‘courage’ at the Katoomba Christian Convention – when I read Take Heart. I’m kind of glad I hadn’t read it before because I would have been sorely tempted to either just repeat it or tell our Australian brothers and sisters to buy the book and go home!
After giving us a succinct, accurate and somewhat brutal analysis of where the West is today (and the different attitudes to culture – convert, condemn or consume) he then goes on to encourage us to live as Christians in this regressive society.
“I want to give…
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