Thriving at College:Make Great Friends, Keep your Faith, and Get Ready for the Real World! (Tyndale, 2011) is a new book by Alex Chediak that the folk at the WTS Bookstore would like to bring our attention. Having read it they believe it should be the new standard give-away for any Christian who is preparing for or recently enrolled in college. It seems that they are not the only ones who think so; endorsers include: Al Mohler, Jerry Bridges, Alex & Brett Harris, Russell Moore, Sally Lloyd-Jones, Tedd Tripp, Doug Wilson, Bruce Ware, Chris Morgan, Mike Horton, Burk Parsons — the list goes on.
Filled with wisdom and practical advice from a seasoned college professor and student mentor, Thriving at College covers the ten most common mistakes that college students make….. (read more).
You can check out a 50 page sample here.
To help get Thriving at College into the hands of Christians attending college, we are offering the first copy in an order at 50% off (additional copies: 40% off) for one week (sale ends April 5th).
Personally, without having read the book, if you ask me, send your kids to a state college/university that has an active Chi Alpha group, very strongly encourage them to join and they will do quite well!