Wisdom from CRU on Ministry in a Covid-19 World

Today, I received a letter from Steve Douglass, the President of CRU. It struck me as extremely wise and practical. He was writing to all staff and alumni of the ministry and trying to encourage ministry leaders. You will find it below without any changes. [Message from Steve Douglass] I love you and am praying … More Wisdom from CRU on Ministry in a Covid-19 World

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Do Preachers Know the Power of the Holy Spirit? (Martyn Lloyd-Jones)

Monday is for Discussion The following introduction and quote are from the Wikipedia entry on Dr. Martin Lloyd-Jones. The questions are mine. Once, while unfolding to his congregation the internal work of the Holy Spirit in the life of a Christian, Lloyd-Jones marveled at his experience in preaching. I say it again to the glory … More Do Preachers Know the Power of the Holy Spirit? (Martyn Lloyd-Jones)

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Beaten Pastors; Demons and the NSA; Small Churches; Clutter and the Mind

Weekend Links Ambassadors of a Beaten Down Church: Pastors and their Preaching  (Paul Tripp — good advice from a trusted source.) How Demons are Like the NSA  (Fascinating bit of analysis that plays out both theologically and politically.) Six Ways Small Churches Can Love Their Communities  (And for some practical examples and stories of people … More Beaten Pastors; Demons and the NSA; Small Churches; Clutter and the Mind

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Atheist Converts; Game of Thrones Hopelessness; Government Horrors; and much more

Weekend Links Got to play some golf yesterday at a Young Life fund raiser.  My team was less than sterling but we received a reward for losing big — each of us received a copy of the Robert Duval movie, Seven Days in Utopia.  Haven’t seen it but think Duval is great in almost everything, … More Atheist Converts; Game of Thrones Hopelessness; Government Horrors; and much more

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What Enterprise Car Rental Can Teach the Church

Monday Discussion (Two) Just saw the new Enterprise Car Rental advertising campaign. It’s very simple but behind it is a great lesson for the Church. A series of Enterprise reps come on camera and simply say, “I can make it right.” A few add, “I don’t have to talk to someone else,” or “I don’t need … More What Enterprise Car Rental Can Teach the Church

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