Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as the Duck by Phil Robertson, Mark Schlabach

By Phil Robertson, Mark Schlabach

Residing THE DREAM

Duck calls—though the resource of his livelihood—are now not what makes Phil Robertson the guy he's this present day. while requested what issues in his existence, he’s fast to assert, “Faith, kin, ducks—in that order.”

It isn’t frequently individual can stay a dream, yet Phil Robertson, aka The Duck Commander, has confirmed that it is possible with imaginative and prescient, labor, aiding arms, and an unshakable religion within the Almighty. Phil’s is the striking tale of 1 guy who the decision he acquired from God and shortly after invented a duck name that will start a tremendous trip to the lifestyles he had consistently dreamed of for himself and his relatives. within the love of his state, his kinfolk, and his maker, Phil has ultimately stumbled on the components to the “good life” he regularly sought after.

If you ever finally end up sitting face-to-face with Phil, you’ll see that his enthusiasm and keenness for duck looking and the Lord isn't any act—it is actually who he is.

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The name of the Wild

If you’ve watched the particularly well known A&E software Duck Dynasty, you already recognize the famed Phil Robertson. As patriarch of the Robertson extended family and author of Duck Commander duck calls, he fearlessly leads his kinfolk in a liable paintings ethic and an lively religion.

But what you don’t recognize is his existence earlier than the express. within the pages of this ebook, you’ll study of Phil’s colourful previous and his wild street to the “happy, satisfied, happy” lifestyles he leads this present day. prior to the “happy,” Phil’s ardour for the outside and wild residing led him down a few shady paths. As a tender husband and father, he grew to become the owner of a coarse bar and lived a lifestyles, as he says, of “romping, stomping, and ripping” for a few years. He even left his spouse and younger boys for a quick time period.

Through all of it, Phil Robertson has lived his lifestyles as a “called” guy. known as to stay off the land, referred to as to go away a starring position in Louisiana Tech soccer (playing prior to Terry Bradshaw) for duck looking, known as to wild dwelling, known as to create a brand new type of duck call—and ultimately, known as to stick with God and lead a lifetime of religion.

In this eye-opening and rousing booklet, you’ll locate tales that would surprise you, in addition to those who will motivate you. You’ll get to grasp the guy in the back of the legend, and you’ll come away higher for it.

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