What os the shack about
The Shack by William Paul YoungMackenzie Allen Philips youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation, and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Four years later in the midst of his Great Sadness, Mack receives a suspicious note, apparently from God, inviting him back to that shack for a weekend.
Against his better judgment he arrives at the shack on a wintry afternoon and walks back into his darkest nightmare. What he finds there will change Macks world forever.
In a world where religion seems to grow increasingly irrelevant The Shack wrestles with the timeless question, Where is God in a world so filled with unspeakable pain? The answers Mack gets will astound you and perhaps transform you as much as it did him. Youll want everyone you know to read this book!
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Interview with The Shack author Paul Young - 20 July 2014
When the novel, The Shack, was released by author William Paul Young it created quite a controversy. The book’s central character, Mack, receives a mysterious note signed by “Papa” inviting him to come to “the shack.”. Papa is the name Mack’s wife affectionately uses for God, and.
William Paul Young
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The Shack Revisited - Session 1
Filming began on June 8, , in Vancouver , British Columbia. Mackenzie "Mack" Phillips suffered physical and emotional abuse as a child at the hands of his drunken father, who abuses his mother as well. It is implied that as a year-old boy he planned to poison his father with strychnine. As an adult he has a fulfilling life with his wife, Nan, and their three children: Kate, Josh and Missy. Mack's life is shattered, however, when their youngest child Missy disappears during a camping trip while he is saving Kate and Josh during a canoeing accident.
Sign in. A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack. After the abduction and presumed death of Mackenzie Allen Phillips' youngest daughter, Missy, Mack receives a letter and suspects it is from God, asking him to return to The Shack where Missy may have been murdered. After contemplating it, he leaves his home to go to The Shack for the first time since Missy's abduction and an encounter that will change his life forever. What would have been a fun weekend of camping for a man and three of his children turns into a horrid nightmare that will forever change them all. Some time later he receives a note inviting him to a same shack where the nightmare began.