Links for your weekend reading:
What if the most fruitful ministry years are really supposed to be when you’re between the ages of 50-70?
“You’re looking for three things, generally, in a person,” says Buffett. “Intelligence, energy, and integrity. And if they don’t have the last one, don’t even bother with the first two.”
The church of Jesus Christ grows and is carried throughout history by millions of little people in a million little places. God delights to work through weak vessels that are small in the world’s eyes.
Discouragement is not as powerful as it feels. We can defeat it if we confront it.
Here are some things I’ve become aware of—lessons I’m learning about myself and about life, loss, love, and addiction. Though I am a seminary-trained pastor, much of this wasn’t covered in the classroom.