Book Review: Finish by Jon Acuff

ABOUT FINISH: Year after year, readers pulled me aside at events and said, “I’ve never had a problem starting. I’ve started a million things, but I never finish them. Why can’t I finish? According to studies, 92 percent of New Year’s reso-lutions fail. You’ve practically got a better shot at getting into Juilliard to become a ballerina than you do at finishing your goals. For years, I thought my problem…

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Character Confession: The Independence Day Injection

Last week I shared how of all the fancy, complicated prayers I’m tempted to use this year, there is only one He is interesting in me praying: that I agree with His plan. If that wasn’t hard enough, because it does involve surrender, there was a specific agenda He also gave me not long ago that is so superficial at first glance, but so holy and so God as I…

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