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In a Pit With a Lion On a Snowy Day: How to Survive and Thrive When Opportunity Roars (audio)

By / Hovel Audio / 2008

Runs on Windows, Mac, and mobile.


Shipping 8/28/2018


Have you ever been in the wrong place at the wrong time . . . several times? These memories leave you with an ill taste in your mouth, and nothing good seems to come from them. But what if the seemingly messy pieces of your life were actually strategically positioned by God? What if you’ve actually been in the right place at the right time every time?

In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day will help you make sense of your past. You'll begin to connect the dots to see clearly how God has been preparing you for future opportunities. With a God’s-eye perspective, you'll soon be thanking Him—even for lions, pits, and snowy days.

Key Features

  • Discusses how to reframe problems as opportunities
  • Examines the process of reflecting on the past to answer current difficulties
  • Offers a message of hope and courage in the face of despair

Contents of Print Edition

  • Locking Eyes with Your Lion
  • The Odd Thing About Odds
  • Unlearning Your Fears
  • The Art of Reframing
  • Guaranteed Uncertainty
  • Playing It Safe Is Risky
  • Grab Opportunity by the Mane
  • The Importance of Looking Foolish
  • Unleash the Lion Chaser Within

Product Details

  • Title: In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day
  • Author: Mark Batterson
  • Narrator: Mark Batterson
  • Edition: Unabridged
  • Publisher: christianaudio Hovel
  • Print Publisher: Multnomah Books
  • Runtime: 5.5 hours
  • Product Type: Audiobook
  • Topic: Leadership

About Mark Batterson

Mark Batterson serves as lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, DC. One church with seven locations. NCC is focused on reaching emerging generations and meets in theaters throughout the DC metro area. NCC also owns and operates the largest coffeehouse on Capitol Hill. Mark holds a doctor of ministry degree from Regent University and is the New York Times bestselling author of 10 books, including The Circle Maker, In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day, Wild Goose Chase and most recently, All In.