Friday, May 13, 2011

Coming Back Stronger by Drew Brees and Chris Fabry

 

About the authors:

Drew Brees was MVP winning quarterback for the New Orleans Saints in the 2009 Super Bowl.  I a 2001 graduate of Purdue University, Drew was a two-time Heisman finalist at led the Boilermakers to a big 10 championship and a Rose Bowl appearance during the 2000 season.
He takes pride in his professional success, but takes even more pride in his faith, family, and community achievements.  He lives with his wife and son in New Orleans.

Chris Fabry has published more than sixty-five books. He also hosts a radio program, Chris Fabry Live, which airs each weekday on Moody Radio.  He lives with his wife and children in Arizona.

Synopsis:
That which will not kill you will make you stronger.

Drew is open and honest about his adversities in life.  He has endured great hardships like his shoulder injury, dysfunctional childhood, and the loss of his mother through suicide.  It shows through examples from his own life that with God all things are possible.  He did not give up when others told him he should.  He kept his faith in God.  Drew believes that adversities offer opportunities to accomplish great things in life.  This story should motivate us all to keep on keeping on.

This book was provided through Tyndale publishers in exchange for an open and honest review.  The opinions expressed in this review are solely mine.