Technology can be a great gift. It allows us to communicate with people all over the world instantly. But it can also do great harm if not used wisely. Join us to hear helpful suggestions for how to use technology to glorify God in our lives, as well as making us aware of what dangers there are in misusing technology.
Our guest today knows what it means to “take home the gold.” He has a message for achievers in every arena: "Go for the win!" Asserting that competition is not only OK but imperative as a motivator for excellence, he issues a wake-up call to business leaders, entrepreneurs, teachers, coaches, students, and families. Stop settling for mediocre---and embrace your intrinsic will to succeed. Get ready to be challenged.
John Perritt (MDiv RTS ’09 & DMin SBTS ’16) is the Director of Resources at Reformed Youth Ministries (YRM). He served in youth ministry at Pear Orchard Presbyterian Church for over 12 years. Prior to that, he served in youth ministry at First Presbyterian Church in Hattiesburg, MS. He published Your Days Are Numbered (2016), What Would Judas Do? (2017), Time Out! The Gift or god of Youth Sports (2018), Bible 101: Living, Loving & Learning God’s Word (2018), Insecure: Fighting Our Lesser Fears with a Greater One (2019), and Mark: How Jesus Changes Everything (2019). He also serves as the host of RYM’s The Local Youth Worker and co-host for Parenting Today.
Scott Hamilton is a living example of good guys who finish first. He is a New York Times bestselling author, Olympic champion, cancer survivor, broadcaster, motivational speaker, author, husband, father, eternal optimist, and firm believer that the only disability in life is a bad attitude. For more than twenty years, Scott has inspired audiences throughout the country with the story of his life and how he has overcome adversities.