Jeffrey Marx won a Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting.
For more information visit his website at SeasonofLife. Joe Ehrmann, a former NFL football star and volunteer coach for the Gilman high school football team, teaches The bestselling inspirational book in which the author reunites with a childhood football hero, now a minister and coach, and witnesses a revelatory demonstration of the true meaning of manhood. Joe Ehrmann, a former NFL football star and volunteer coach for the Gilman high school football team, teaches his players the keys to successful defense: A former captain of the Baltimore Colts and now an ordained minister, Ehrmann is serious about the game of football but even more serious about the purpose of life.
Season of Life is his inspirational story as told by Pulitzer Prize—winning journalist Jeffrey Marx, who was a ballboy for the Colts when he first met Ehrmann. Ehrmann now devotes his life to teaching young men a whole new meaning of masculinity.
He teaches the boys at Gilman the precepts of his Building Men for Others program: Being a man means emphasizing relationships and having a cause bigger than yourself. This is not a book you are just going to read and then forget about.
You're probably going to read it again sometime. And you'll definitely want to tell family and friends about it. Jeffrey Marx has used the most violent of American games to show how men and boys should dare not be afraid to look for love.
In a warm, passionate story, Jeffrey Marx finds a boyhood hero who ends up leading him on a fascinating personal journey. This is a book that every father and son will enjoy. This is the New York Times bestseller that has been changing lives — enhancing personal growth, fostering more meaningful relationships, and touching communities all across America — ever since its initial publication in Naval Academy and the Dallas Cowboys football team.
More than a quarter-century after they first knew each other as a professional football star and a ball boy for the Baltimore Colts, Joe Ehrmann and Jeffrey Marx once again crossed paths.