Contributed by Glenn Pease on Apr 3, 2021
Every Christian needs to be exposed to exhortation. The word covers a lot of territory. It includes
comfort, consolation, counsel, and such words as entreat, beg, implore, and persuade. It covers
about anything you can think of that motivates people to act, or to change their behavior.
Several years ago I went to hear J. Allen Peterson one of the nation's most dynamic leaders in
ministering to families. He told this true but tragic story. One of the finest couples laboring in the
field of marriage enrichment, who had written 5 books that were very helpful, and who had