The whole crew of CU students will be on campus in just a few days...and the next few weeks of my life are ones with just about every minute filled with activity and conversation and people...and the moments to read beyond emails and ESPN scores are few and far between...but I did grab a few moments to read during the summer season...and here's some of what I read in a top 10 list of the books and articles and words...
Africa United: Soccer, Passion, Politics, and the First World Cup in Africa by Steve Bloomfield
The Slow Fade: Why You Matter in the Story of Twentysomethings by Reggie Joiner, Chuck Bomar, and Abbie Smith
Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God by Francis Chan
Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World by Tracy Kidder
A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life by Donald Miller
Cultural Intelligence: Improving Your CQ to Engage Our Multicultural World by David Livermore
Playing the enemy : Nelson Mandela and the game that made a nation by John Carlin
Warrior Princess: Fighting for Life With Courage and Hope by Princess Kasune Zulu
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson
The New Shape of World Christianity: How American Experience Reflects Global Faith by Mark Noll
*And way, way too many online and magazine articles about every dimension of the 2010 World Cup Experience...although, I never tired of reading them all, to be honest...