When to Refuse Hospitality (Strauch)

Alexander Strauch wrote this wonderful book titled The Hospitality Commands, and I recommend it to you if you desire to learn more about biblical hospitality. Though I could reference many of the positive instructions on hospitality from the book, I want to highlight some of his comments on Christians refusing hospitality. This section was very intriguing. When … More When to Refuse Hospitality (Strauch)

Disadvantaged for God’s Glory: How God Uses Our Weakness

In Kent and Barbara Hughes’ book Liberating Ministry from Success Syndrome, there is a chapter called “Encouragement from the Ordinary.” This special chapter addresses the encouragement that a person can draw from accepting the “ordinary” qualities which God has bestowed upon everyone. In our comparison culture, we are self-conscious and ashamed of our weaknesses. We … More Disadvantaged for God’s Glory: How God Uses Our Weakness