Randy Alcorn's Blog
- Wed, Nov 10, 2010
Saturday was our grandsons’ last soccer game this season. The great thing about this clip I filmed is that all three of our grandsons on the team were in it at the same time, AND our fourth grandson, Jack, walked out on the field at the beginning so he made a quick cameo appearance!
- Fri, Nov 05, 2010
Nanci and I really enjoyed this video. Yes, predictably, it involves a dog! Great music, too. I’m sure there are a lot of wives and moms who could wish their husbands and children would learn to do these things around the house (Nanci lovingly mentioned my habit of not closing drawers.)
- Wed, Nov 03, 2010
- About Randy Alcorn
Well, did that get your attention? I ran across this email correspondence recently, related to Randy’s growing up years, and thought I’d share it with you. A high school student wrote a letter to Randy as part of her English class project. Here’s her letter along with Randy’s response.
- Mon, Nov 01, 2010
- Culture and Worldview
Long before there were Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Sam Harris, there was Bertrand Russell. In my book Heaven, I said that Bertrand Russell has been called the greatest mind of the twentieth century. Anticipating his death he said, “There is darkness without, and when I die there will be darkness within. There is no splendor, no vastness anywhere; only triviality for a moment, and then nothing.”
- Wed, Oct 27, 2010
Earlier this month I said yes to writing a novel based on the screenplay of the new movie Courageous. Both the movie and novel will be released a year from now. The movie is being done by the Kendrick brothers, Stephen and Alex (pictured with me on the right), who produced Facing the Giants and Fireproof, and will be distributed by Sony.
- Mon, Oct 25, 2010
- Questions and Answers
In today’s blog, I’m answering one final question that was asked by a reader:
How would you respond and minister to unsaved friends or family (or even strangers) who have lost a loved one and assume their lost loved one is in Heaven, even though that person clearly did not have a relationship with Jesus Christ?