This is a story of dreaming big and working hard, of spectacular success and breathtaking failure, of shouted questions, and, at long last, whispered answers. With trademark wit and heart, Phil shares an amazing story that shows how God can use our failures and the death of a dream to point us toward a true success.
Phil Vischer's dream, known to the world as VeggieTales®, changed the landscape of children's videos. But most people have no idea of the intense struggle its creator would endure as he desperately tried to build - then witnessed the tremendous fall - of a new media empire for God.
"Technically, the cucumber came first. By that I mean he was created first. The cucumber. Larry. But he was alone, and it was not good. So I gave him a sidekick. A tomato. Named Bob. Larry was the loveable goofball - the guy who would entertain your kids at a birthday party. But Bob had ambition. The first words that ever came out of his mouth were, in fact, 'I have a dream...' Bob was a dreamer. He wanted to change the world. Like me."