What happened to the new radical in me?
November 12, 2008
As a student in the mid 1980’s the New Radical by Jim Wallis influenced me like no other book. The book was a gift from a mentor/friend. Over the last twenty years I lost contact with this friend and the vision of Jim Wallis. It is amazing to find myself coming full circle as I once again seek the experience of Godde in my life.
I recently found my copy. It was with other old books that had been stored away years ago in the ceiling of my home. It is moth-eaten, mouse-eaten, faded and full of character.
As I turned the pages, memories came flooding back as I had underlined and written short comments all over the book.
Below is an abstract from my copy that is as sadly relevant today as 25 years ago…..