This morning, John R. W. Stott was taken into the presence of the Lord.

I have repeatedly used and been helped by his work, The Cross of Christ.  I did not always agree with his conclusions (I am puzzled by his belief in annihilationism, for instance), but I repeatedly found him to be an insightful thinker, providing me new insights from fresh perspectives.

Here is a brief video highlighting the life and ministry of this influential and godly man: