One Key to Ministry Longevity

One of the most influential recent books on pastoral ministry is Dangerous Calling by Paul Tripp. Published back in 2012, I have read it multiple times and been impacted by Tripp’s plea for pastoral faithfulness in the midst of a uniquely challenging vocation.  Some time ago, I picked up my copy and something caught my attention on the back. The book was endorsed by five well-known Christian … Continue reading One Key to Ministry Longevity

Get Rid of Your “Stuff”

Last week I wrote a post about living simply. I explained how the biggest lesson we learned from our recent move was the value of not being burdened with a bunch of stuff you don’t need. Here’s my attempt to give more of a theological rational for that thought. The apostle Paul writes, “But godliness with contentment is great gain, for we brought nothing into … Continue reading Get Rid of Your “Stuff”