In this episode of the 5 Leadership Questions podcast, Todd Adkins is joined by Luis Palau, evangelist and author of Palau: A Life on Fire. During their conversation, they discuss what true success looks like and how facing a cancer diagnosis affects what is important in life.
“The missionaries treated us, even as children, as intelligent, important members of the body of Christ.”
“I wanted to honor the Lord at the end of my life and honor those that God used in my life.”
“As long as God is in the bush, He can use you.”
“The body of Christ, for all it’s weaknesses, has great strengths. And the strength is the presence of the Holy Spirit.”
“My duty in these last few months or years that the Lord gives me is to keep the vision alive.”
“Sometimes I wonder if the Lord didn’t send me my lung cancer to force me to get out of the way.”
“Enjoy life. Don’t just be grimly committed.”
“The Book of Proverbs shows you how to have success this side of Heaven and in Heaven.”
“There are two people who will tell you the truth: your wife and the people who leave your church.”
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