How to Recover from a Public Mistake

If you have a pulse, you have made a mistake.  Period.  Some of us have made much more public ones than others, but we have all made mistakes.  It’s called sin and the fallen nature of humankind.  And I’m right there with everyone else.

Rarely do we have good examples of famous people who know how to recover well and how to model a repentant heart.  Today I simply want to direct you to Donald Miller’s blog.  He is author of Blue Like Jazz, and he is currently on a tour with the producer of a film based on the book.  Recently he responded poorly to a question he was asked about the Christian film industry, and here is his apology.

Have a read and see what you learn from him.

What to Do When You Put Your Foot in Your Mouth

How do you recover from your mistakes?