Jeremy Writebol reflects on the difficulty and importance of committing to a local church for the long haul.
When Ryder Mills started out in ministry, he discovered he was more anxious, self-conscious, and restless than he thought. He learned that he had a lot to learn.
The church is a human library, filled with all sorts of stories and wonder. But are we too busy and distracted to notice that this stack of books even exists?
What should you do when someone you have been discipling is not bearing fruit? What do you do when they walk away? Does that make you a failure?
We pray for more, because we think more, bigger, and louder will bring us closer to where God wants us to be. But what if “more” actually hinders our ability to draw near to him?