High Calling : The Courageous Life and Faith of Space Shuttle Columbia Commander Rick Husband
High Calling The Courageous Life and Faith of Space Shuttle Columbia Commander Rick Husband Author:Evelyn Husband, Donna VanLiere Rick Husband wanted to be an astronaut since his fourth birthday, but it wasn't always for the right reasons. Initially, he thought it would be neat . . . cool . . . a fun thing to do. It wasn't until he came to a spiritual crossroads and was able to give that dream up to discover the true desires of his heart before he actually got into the spa... more »ce shuttle program at NASA. Three failed attempts didn't daunt this driven pilot-and the fourth interview process, though lengthy and difficult, proved successful for him. Husband's years at NASA served not only to develop his integrity and character, but also to increase his faith in a Creator that could not be denied in the vastness of space. His story is not only inspirational but exhilarating and invigorating, as readers will witness the life of a man who consistently pursued the desires of his heart even as he served a faithful God.« less
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Helpful Score: 3
The story in this book is the stirring portrait of Rock Husband, Commander of the Space Shuttle Columbia. His widow describes the final ,tragic moments of the flight. The events before and after the launch are inspriring,and bring tears and laughter through the sorrow. This story is one of hope, courage and triumph.
Reading this book will not only give you a glimpse into the life of a NASA astronaut family, but will also inspire you to live every day to the glory of God. Read the book with a box of tissues, be prepared to laugh and cry, and then go hug your family members. Excellent book.