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Passed Thru Fire: A Call for a Christian Rite of Passage to Guide Boys Into Godly Manhood
In "Passed Thru Fire, " youth expert Rick Bundschuh offers keen insights on the role of the church—and especially Christian men—in bringing boys to manhood. Strong, active boys tend to be turned off by typically quiet church activities, often concluding that church is for girls and “sissies.” By the time they reach adolescence, boys may begin to look elsewhere for role mod ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 13th 2003 by Tyndale House Publishers
(first published May 30th 2003)
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Josh and I both enjoyed this book, written by the teaching pastor at the church we are currently attending, Kauai Christian Fellowship. He is right on about the Church's need for strong, godly men to help lead young boys into manhood. He gives great insight into boys' need for a transition...something they can mark in their lives as a change from boyhood to becoming a man. He's put this into action by creating a Passed Thru Fire experience which we will hopefully send Josh and Jake to, since Jak ...more
I definitely felt that this was a book for men, and conscious of the fact that I am not one. I gave it a personal three stars, but on a man-rating it might get four. Rick's heart for boys beats strongly through the book, and I found myself trusting what he had to offer.
Rick Bundschuh serves as a teaching pastor at Kauai Christian Fellowship, and he also continues to write and illustrate material for various publishers. He lives with his beautiful wife, Lauren, their kids, a weenie dog, and a quiver of surfboards in Poipu, Hawaii.