Adult Leadership

I would have liked to have heard more specifics from Mitt Romney last night on how he’d turn around the economy, but I wasn’t his primary audience. (I already know his platform and plan to vote for him.) I think the former Massachusetts governor succeeded in introducing himself as a real, caring person to undecided voters, as someone they can envision as president and feel comfortable with. In contrast to the current occupant of the Oval Office, Romney looked like an adult with a track record of leading people and solving problems. I think the American people are ready for a change, and what they saw last night gives them permission make one.

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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