Dr. Allender offers a very well-researched argument that blends his extensive experience and training as a psychologist and therapist with his grounded theological base. As he walks through significant leadership examples from the biblical narrative, his clinical insights and research bring some very powerful observations to light.
One is reflexive and soothing and a necessary part of our lives. The other is often awkward and sometimes painful and also a necessary part of our spiritual lives.
Whatever life throws at us, it is only temporary. The eternal is sure. This is a real life faith. And a real life faith is hope for the future.