Learning from Zachary Tims’ Death

Much has been said about and made of television preacher/pastor Zachery Tims’ death at the age of 42 in a NYC hotel Friday. I’m not going to speculate (like some other news outlets) about how he died or why he was in NYC when his church was in Florida. The Big Ideas God’s grace is real. Hold fast to the biblical pattern and demands of … Continue reading Learning from Zachary Tims’ Death

Bob Roberts, Jr. on the Risk of Incarnational Living

Bob Roberts, Jr. on the risk of incarnational living (The Multiplying Church, p. 76) “The danger is that we can appeal to the base instincts of people to give them what they want. And a lot of times, when they are called to service, they don’t want to take that call. On a Sunday morning they just look at you as if you are talking … Continue reading Bob Roberts, Jr. on the Risk of Incarnational Living

Dealing With Discouragement

I was checking my Bloglines tonight before bed and came across Perry Noble’s Sunday Night reflection.  First of all, I thank God for moving mightily as NewSpring.  I pull for every Christ-committed pastor who is fulfilling their calling from the Christ to preach the Word and tend the flock of God. But what also what caught my eye is his comment on his spiritual struggles … Continue reading Dealing With Discouragement