Make your mistakes full speed. Always fall forward. There are worse things than dying.
Todd Gerelds, author of the bestselling book and hit movie Woodlawn, believes the most meaningful life lessons he has learned have been on the playing field. The voice of his coach rings in his head when life gets tough or when his day becomes off-kilter. It just happens that his coachs voice is also his fathers. His dad was Tandy The Coach Gerelds, the subject of Woodlawn and the man who led his team to victory in the racially charged atmosphere of 1970s Alabama. The Coach led his team both on and off the field, always speaking wisdom wherever he went. For him, leading his team wasnt a responsibility he took lightly. After all, the Coach wasnt just training these boys to be good football playershe was helping them build the foundation to becoming good men.
In Always Fall Forward, join the Coachs son, Todd Gerelds, as he reflects on fifty-two of his dads most formative coachisms. From Your stance is critical to One play at a time, you, too, will start hearing the strong and encouraging voice of the Coach when life hits you hard. Packed with life application, Always Fall Forward challenges men each week to live the way the Coach livedgrounded in faith and willing to stand up for what he believedno matter the cost.
You wont want to forget these lessonsboth on and off the field.