Curated links for your weekend reading:
While learning names is work, it’s good work to do.
Opening a good book also opens doors shut in our inexperience — and a whole lot of other wonderful things.
In Christ, in the service of love, we want to get (and keep) our bodies, in their various seasons of life, in the modest condition needed to serve God’s callings on our lives to love others.
You have a people given to you by God to shepherd.
You have the Word given to you by God to shepherd your people with.
Because the Spirit condescends to use how we preach, we ought not forget to reflect God’s kindness when we preach it.
Ask yourself if email really is the right method to offer the criticism. Frankly, ask if the criticism is even necessary in the grand scheme of things.
For the Indigenous people of Canada, this country was our tormentor from whom there was no refuge.
Suffering is as normal as it is unpleasant. And yet we can know that God is at work, loving us and shaping us.