Is Meditation a Key to Spiritual Formation?

Thursday is for Discipleship “Consider him who endured from sinners such hostility against himself, so that you may not grow weary or fainthearted.” (Hebrews 12:3, ESV) Meditation on the life of Christ, specifically on the suffering of Christ seems to be a key ingredient to the writer of Hebrews’ disciple-growing strategy. Do you know what … More Is Meditation a Key to Spiritual Formation?

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Living Missionally in Suburbia

What does it mean to live like a missionary in the neighborhood? It means to live like Jesus wants us to live. It means to live for the gospel-good of our neighbors. It means to live like my friends from  New Jersey in this story post from my archives. Living Missionally in Suburbia.

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A Gospel Presentation from the First Century

First Century Gospel Presentation Clement lived between A.D. 30-100. He is one of what are called the Ante-Nicene [Before Nicene Council] Fathers. He may have known the apostle Paul (cf. Phil 4:3). He probably wrote his first letter to the Corinthians in about A.D. 96. The following is from “chapters 7-9” where he writes about … More A Gospel Presentation from the First Century

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Alan West, Lady Gaga, Evangelicals, the Penn State story, Thomas Sowell and much more

Weekend Links A lot of links this weekend. Some to challenge your thinking. Some to make you laugh. Some to shake your categories. But not everything is of equal value.  Understanding the Gospel Crucifixion, What Was It? (Mark Driscoll- video) A Young Boys Triumph Over Cancer at the Cost of His Death (World Magazine) Penn … More Alan West, Lady Gaga, Evangelicals, the Penn State story, Thomas Sowell and much more

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How Quickly Should Those Who Follow Learn to Fish?

Thursday is for Discipleship How quickly did Jesus expect those who believed in him or those whom he touched to begin to tell others about him to others?   One of my former students (Matt) put it this way: “’Follow me’ – that’s discipleship. ‘and I will make you fishers of men’ – that’s the … More How Quickly Should Those Who Follow Learn to Fish?

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