Cliff’s Edge

Cliff Goldstein

is editor of the Adult Sabbath School Bible Study Guide. His next book, Baptizing the Devil: Evolution and the Seduction of Christianity has just been released by Pacific Press.

​A Wonderful and Terrible Truth

For 34 years I’ve shared my story, the story about how I became a born-again believer in Jesus. The climactic moment came in the fall of 1979, weeks before my twenty-fourth birthday. Feverishly desiring to create something beautiful with words, I had been working on a novel for two and a half years. The novel was my god, which was why my true God, our true God, the Lord Jesus, came to me and said verbatim: Cliff, you have been playing with Me long enough. If you want Me, burn the novel.

The pivotal word that the Lord spoke to me, the word upon which my eternal destiny hinged, was the simple word “if.” If  I wanted truth, …

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