Within 8 weeks, Andy’s satellite church swelled to 2,000 people.

Within 8 weeks, Andy’s satellite church swelled to 2,000 people.

Andy claims his dad ended up being pleased. He began joking that the Stanleys would be a preaching dynasty. And both males begun to share a “unspoken dream”: that Andy would simply take the helm after their dad’s your your retirement. In contact ended up being no more just a ministry; it had been Andy’s inheritance.

“I became the heir obvious, ” Andy claims. “we understand which he desired it. “

Something, nonetheless, would drive dad and son aside.

‘that straight was got by me through the Lord’

Andy did not understand their moms and dads’ wedding was at trouble until he had been within the grade that is 10th. Before then, he never ever saw their dad or his mother even argue or disagree. Charles and Anna Stanley appeared to have the relationship that is perfect.

A 12 months after their daddy appointed him to pastor a satellite church, he knew their moms and dads’ wedding had been disintegrating. (more…)