Links for your weekend reading:

Pastor, Have You Been With Jesus?

Sure, you know how to handle to text. But can people tell that you have been with Jesus?

Pastor, Include More Prayer in Your Church Service

Many churches need to repent of prayerlessness, especially in corporate worship.

Confessions of a Reluctant Complementarian

My marriage isn’t ultimately about me and my husband, any more than Romeo and Juliet is about the actors playing the title roles. My marriage is about reflecting Jesus and his church.

Confronting the Toxic Power in Me

In our early years of ministry, the Lord began to show us the problem of power wasn’t just “out there,” at those megachurches and in those celebrity pastors. It was “in here,” within our own hearts.

Is Social Justice a Gospel Issue?

Depending on our definitions, social justice and the gospel may be miles apart, or they may be as close as loving God by obeying his commands (John 14:15).