Math professor and atheist Jill McGavock feels helpless. Her mother is losing the mental capabilities that made her what she is--a brilliant pathologist. When Jill turns to colleague Sam Bakalis for advice, he challenges her to make "Pascal's wager"--to "bet" that God exists by living as if he does. Faith or unbelief; which will Jill choose? 352 pages, softcover from Multnomah.
In a quest to cope with the devastating mental deterioration of her brilliant mother, confirmed atheist Jill McGavock seeks out philosophy professor Sam Hunt. Savvy Hunt challenges Jill to make "Pascal's wager", to "bet" that God exists by acting as if He does. The results not only change Jill's mind but also transform her life in ways she never could have imagined.