Month: February 2022

The String Around The Tree

The String Around The Tree

I was born in 1946 – one year after Torrey Johnson, Billy Graham and Chuck Templeton met and formed Youth For Christ. For years I heard the stories of how Chuck was in fact the better preacher and everyone expected him to “turn the world around.” Known as the “gold-dust twins,” Billy and Chuck traveled and preached together to large crowds of teenagers until 1948. It was then tha ...[Read More]

A Proper Calling

A Proper Calling

Tomorrow afternoon I am going to interview Roy Goble about his new book, “Junkyard Wisdom Rebuilt” and one of the themes in the book and Roy’s life is his relationship with his father. I want to know more about that as it sounds like we had similar experiences. Before he died we took week-long trips together to walk and talk. Years ago while riding the train through the Canadian Rockies, I asked h ...[Read More]