Batterson reassures readers that the life they want, and the future God promises, is waiting in the midst of their failures, problems, and fears, like a lion ready to strike. This edition is a repackage intended to coincide with the release of Batterson's thematic sequel Chase the Lion. As readers reflect on life, they will discover the greatest regret will be the lions they didn't chase--the risks t taken, opportunities t seized, and dreams t pursued. Batterson challenges readers to stop running away from what scares them most and start chasing the God-ordained opportunities that cross their path.His encouragement will strengthen readers to chase the lion and clearly see that God uses hard experiences to prepare for future opportunities.
Mark Batterson serves as the lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, D. C. Recognized as 'one of America's 25 most innovative churches, ' NCC is one church with seven locations. Mark's blog (www.markbatterson.com) and webcast (www.theaterchurch.com) also reach a virtual congregation around the world. Mark is the author of several bestselling books, including New York Times Bestseller - The Circle Maker and In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day. He and his wife, Lora, live on Capitol Hill with their three children.and You can follow Mark on Twitter: @markbatterson SPANISH BIO