He has since retired and no longer practices law, but he continues faithfully practicing his Christianity. He, along with my mother, served as my two finest role models. His example eventually led me to full time ministry.
Who are we to place first in our lives? Jesus is our firm foundation (I Corinthians 3:11). He is the Author and Finisher of our faith (Hebrews 12:11). Our story should be His story. We must find our identity in Him alone. This is why Jesus should always be placed first.