The Early Bird Gets The Link is a daily roundup of interesting and thought provoking articles, videos, or audio clips.
What lies does our culture tell us about sex? I once conducted an informal experiment, watching ten random minutes of a television show popular with teens and young adults in order to see what it would tell me about sex.
In ten minutes, I heard at least three lies:
What is Preaching, Anyway?
Preachers approach God’s word as its recipient, its servant, and its deliverer, not its author, manager, or marketer. Because our triune God is holy, infinite, almighty, and wise, we preach like he is.
Video clip worth watching!
Fear in Ministry
Fear can be crippling in many situations, even ministry. Here are 3 ways fear can derail ministry and what to do about it. Don’t just read about, Akin, Nuñez and Kynes speak on their fears in ministry.
No one begins pursuing leadership with the goal of heresy, apostasy or burn out. Those tragedies happen slowly over time as a person loses sight of the Gospel and the practices that reinforce Christ’s work in life and leadership. We just don’t have what it takes to persevere in Christian leadership without life enhancing practices that keep us sourced in Jesus Christ.