In a time of tremendous economic and social unrest, people everywhere are looking for hope. Dr. Ken 'Hutch' Hutcherson offers it to them. The former NFL player, now a pastor, sought-after speaker, and cancer patient, uses penetrating insight rooted in biblical truth to show that real hope comes through understanding and trusting a God who cares more about our character than our comfort. Weaving his story of living well with terminal illness, while opening a window into the lives of other ordinary people, Hutch sheds new light on coping with tough times, tragedy, and personal adversity. Readers will find that Hope Is Contagious is practical yet inspiring for not merely surviving in turbulent times, but in celebrating, even savoring, every moment.