Curated links for your weekend reading:
These rules make our Sundays less comfortable, but more rewarding. If you’re tired of comfortable, you might want to give them a try!
We must not abandon the church if we want to persevere in the faith. We must keep going to keep ourselves going.
Today’s Scripture reading and praying, today’s confessing and repenting, today’s serving and evangelizing will all drop into the soil of your soul. You will sow the seeds of your future self.
As planters, it is of chief importance that we love the people God has put under our spiritual care.
Sexuality. Gender. Racial reconciliation. Hell. God’s wrath. Tithing. Church discipline. Divorce. Greed and materialism. War and violence. Charismatic gifts. Christ’s exclusivity.
The Bible has things to say about all of these things. And preachers should, too.
A good pastor has godly character, godly motives, and an ability to teach God’s Word.