I said to myself, “I don’t know who that man is but I’m going to find out and follow him wherever he goes." That man was Howard G.Hendricks and for the last 40 years I followed “Prof” around wherever he went.The bride eyes not her garment, but her dear bridegroom’s face; I will not gaze at glory, but on my King of grace; Not at the crown He giveth, but on His pierced hand, The Lamb is all the glory in Immanuel’s land.
Barby and I first met you and Jeanne at a Walk Thru the Bible staff training conference, where as a board member and wife, you both took precious moments to give us counsel about the invitation being extended to join the DTS faculty. I never expected to teach BE101 with you for 25 years; Barby and I could never have hoped for the relationship you and Jeanne have so graciously extended to us. Your insatiable quest for truth and method set the bar high for all. It was one of those ’love at first sight‘ experiences between a student and a professor.Stephanie Condon is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in Portland, Oregon, covering business technology for ZDNet. She previously covered politics for CBSNews.com, as well as the intersection of technology and politics for CNET. Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site Tech Republic.He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet.Prior to that he was executive news editor at e Week and news editor at Baseline.