years ago, while i was still working with teenagers, i determined to develop a method for separating (not a good word) the kids that wanted to get more serious in their pursuit of jesus. to that end, “gapstanders” was born. based on ezekiel 22:30 where god said, “I looked for a man among them who would build up the wall and stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land,” “gapstanders” was designed provide a spiritual challenge to kids who wanted one.
the genesis for “gapstanders” was a question that has haunted me for years, and i want you to consider with me. we have something like 100 regular visitors to this site, and i know that the vast majority of you never comment (and that’s cool…you’re always welcome to eavesdrop). i want to have an extended conversation on this topic, though, so i would like to encourage many of you to weigh in. rest assured, i will include my thoughts. okay, here’s the question: