The Freedom to Become Yourself Author:Roy A. Burkhart, Ph.D Roy Burkhart's spirit departed from his body in December 1962. The things for which he stood and the spiritual values he sought to make manifest in his life are as alive and resilient today as when they made themselves known through his earthly being. — This book written after more than two decades in the ministry reflects the rich and thoughtful... more » observations he made on the struggles of the soul.
Roy Burkhart was convinced that the religious sentiment is in each person and that it erupts sometimes spontaneously and other times in the face of crisis and difficulty. He was further convinced that people have a tendency to move toward an idea and a goal. He never saw anyone who was so bad he couldn't improve and never saw anyone who was so good his life could not be enriched. The "Freedome to Become Yourslef" is a concrete blue print that provides handles and guidelines to help each one of us as we seek to become ourselves. The book is rich with personal anecdotes. It is also documented with profound observations by one whose own life is a shining reminder that with God's help and our effort each of us can become a vital religious soul.« less