God put in the heart of man a craving for the unknown, a need to expand his world. Ultimately it is intended to compel him to reach for heaven itself. Earthbound humans don’t know what they are missing, literally.
We conclude Renaissance Month by discussing the greatest Christian explorer and his path to success; the greatest Renaissance explorer and his accidental success; the myth of my own refusal to explore new music; and the secret to pushing your luck just enough but not too much.
Hal Hammons is the preacher for the Lakewoods Drive church of Christ in Georgetown, Texas. He is the host of the Citizen of Heaven podcast. You are encouraged to seek him and the Lakewoods Drive church through Facebook and other social media. Lakewoods Drive is an autonomous group of Christians dedicated to praising God, teaching the gospel to all who will hear, training Christians in righteousness, and serving our God and one another faithfully. We believe the Bible is God's word, that Jesus died on the cross for our sins, that heaven is our home, and that we have work to do here while we wait.