Curated links for your weekend reading:

An $8.2 Million Judgment

Some have wondered if I realize what we could have done with over $8 million dollars. My answer is always the same: “Nothing that would have brought us nearly as much joy as we’ve found in giving it away.”

Enjoy Your Summer Vacation — Just Don’t Vacate The Church

Here are five reasons why I believe we should all make church a priority not only for the summertime but throughout the year.

3 Things to Be Careful About Saying at the Start of Your Service

Here are some common introductory cliches I think worth weighing in terms of their helpfulness to the congregation’s worship.

My column this week at The Gospel Coalition Canada: Pursuing God Together

The gospel creates a community, and that community lends itself to both joy and growth. We’re meant to grow together.