Art dealer Hall and homeless advocate Moore offer new reflections on what we can learn from reaching out to people different from us. Their thoughts on faith, friendship, reconciliation, compassion, and healing will touch your heart. Includes stories from folks impacted by Same Kind of Different As Me and samples of Denver's paintings.
Some Stories Just Cant Be Stopped . . .What Difference Do It Make?
continues the hard-to-believe story of hope and reconciliation that began with the New York Times
bestseller, Same Kind of Different as Me
. Ron Hall and Denver Moore, unlikely friends and even unlikelier coauthorsa wealthy fine-art dealer and an illiterate homeless African Americanshare the hard-to-stop story of how a remarkable womans love brought them together. Now, in What Difference Do It Make?
Ron and Denver along with Lynn Vincent offer:
- more of the storywith untold anecdotes, especially Rons struggle with his difficult father and Denvers dramatic stint in Angola prison
- the rest of the storyhow Same Kind of Different as Me came to be written and changed the lives of its authors
- the ongoing storytrue tales of hope from people whose lives have been changed by Ron and Denvers story and how they make a difference in their worlds
- your part in the storywise, practical, and hard-lived guidance for how you can make a difference to those in need
- plus intriguing extrasincluding full-page color samples of Denvers paintings
Deeply moving but never sappy or sentimental, What Difference Do It Make?
answers its own question with a simple and emphatic answer. What difference can one person (or two) make in the world? A lot!
Ron Hall has dedicated much of the last ten years of his life to speaking on behalf of, and raising money for, the homeless. Formerly an international art dealer, Ron is a New York Times bestselling author and writer/producer of the Paramount/Pure Flix film Same Kind of Different as Me. A Texas Christian University graduate, Ron was honored in 2017 with the Distinguished Alumni Award. In addition to traveling and speaking, Ron and his wife, Beth, run the Same Kind of Different as Me foundation (SKODAM.org), which meets emergency needs for those who are less fortunate.
Denver Moore served as a volunteer at the Fort Worth Union Gospel Mission until his death in March 2012.
Lynn Vincent is the New York Times best-selling writer ofHeaven Is for Real and Same Kind of Different As Me. The author or coauthor of ten books, Lynn has sold 12 million copies since 2006. She worked for eleven years as a writer and editor at the national news biweekly WORLD magazine and is a U.S. Navy veteran.
is an international art dealer whose long list of regular clients includes many celebrity personalities. An MBA graduate of Texas Christian University, he divides his time between Dallas, New York, and his Brazos River ranch near Fort Worth. Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Denver Moore currently serves at the Fort Worth Union Gospel Mission. He lives in Dallas, Texas. Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Lynn Vincent is the New York Times Bestselling author of Going Rogue and Same Kind of Different as Me. Author or coauthor of eight books, Vincent worked for eleven years as senior writer then features editor at WORLD magazine. She and her husband have two sons. Hometown: San Diego, California