The Glory of the Church

Ministry is not easy. It can discourage and distract. At times, it’s uncomfortable, precarious, and lonely. For most pastors, it requires years of labor in obscurity, shepherding small congregations and having no platform for broader influence. With all the challenges of ministry, why would anyone want the job? Why is pastoral ministry worth it? Pastors … More The Glory of the Church

A Picture of a True Minister (from John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress)

Steve Weaver | June 23, 2017 Founders Blog  In Pilgrim’s Progress, John Bunyan describes a scene in which Christian enters the house of one called “Interpreter” (who represents the Holy Spirit). In this house he is shown many “profitable” things. The first such is a picture which is described as follows:  Continued at Source: A … More A Picture of a True Minister (from John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress)