Wild Goose Chase

Reclaim the Adventure of Pursuing God

by Mark Batterson

Most of us have no idea where we’re going most of the time. Perfect.

“Celtic Christians had a name for the Holy Spirit–An Geadh-Glas, or ‘the Wild Goose.’ The name hints at mystery. Much like a wild goose, the Spirit of God cannot be tracked or tamed. An element of danger, an air of unpredictability surround Him. And while the name may sound a little sacrilegious, I cannot think of a better description of what it’s like to follow the Spirit through life. I think the Celtic Christians were on to something….

Most of us will have no idea where we are going most of the time. And I know that is unsettling. But circumstantial uncertainty also goes by another name: Adventure.” --from the introduction


Recent Reviews

Wild Goose Chase

Terri Cureton

4.5 Stars

Wild Goose Chase By: Mark Batterson What a great reminder that ultimately, it's not about me and it's not about you! This book will continually remind you to get out of your routine,…

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Wild Goose Chase: Reclaim the Adventure of Pursing God by Mark Batterson

Daniel Butcher

4 Stars

Mark Batterson in Wild Goose Chase attempts to guide us in chasing the Spirit of God, the Wild Goose. Batterson promises this chase is one that will be frustrating, scary but most of all an adventure that is worth it. Batterson pushes…

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Let the Chase Begin

James Damon

5 Stars

The title of Batterson's book is a play on words regarding how Celtic Christians viewed the Holy Spirit. Their term would be translated as the "Wild Goose" and Batterson suggests that we should be chasing this Wild Goose, the Holy…

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Wild Goose Chase

Keith Linkous

4.5 Stars

Mark Batterson's book, "Wild Goose Chase," is a fresh, inspirational volume on the power, passion, and privilege of following God's leading - following the Wild Goose (Holy Spirit) at whatever the cost. It reeled me in from the very…

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