Corrie ten Boom and Seeing Ourselves Truly: A Conversation with Stan Guthrie

By Shane Morris

I think Corrie would be the first one to say that she had evil in her own heart.

Few of us would say that there’s no such thing as evil, but we’re not too keen on finding it anywhere near our own lives. Sure, we’ll say that Hitler was evil, and Charles Manson was evil, but, for the rest of us, we’re somewhere in the middle between the Nazis hunting down Jews in the dark and the heroes hiding them in their closets. By seeing ourselves as neither too-bad nor too-good, a bit of grey between the poles good and evil, we fail to see the evil in our own hearts.
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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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