Book Review: “Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture” by David Murray

Murray, David. Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture. Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2017. Recently, I finished reading this book after another local church pastor had recommended I read it. The author, David Murray, is Professor of Old Testament and Practical Theology at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary. He holds a D.Min degree from Reformed International … More Book Review: “Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture” by David Murray

Book Review: “Portraits of a Pastor: The 9 Essential Roles of a Church Leader” ed. by Jason Allen

“Portraits of a Pastor: The 9 Essential Roles of a Church Leader.” Edited by Jason K. Allen. Chicago, IL: Moody Publishers, 2017. I recently finished reading this book on pastoral ministry and was immensely blessed. As a young pastor, I find it necessary to immerse myself in literature that reminds me of the biblical mandates … More Book Review: “Portraits of a Pastor: The 9 Essential Roles of a Church Leader” ed. by Jason Allen

A Church Worth Your Commitment: The Humble Church

What makes a great church? Perhaps you prioritize the pragmatic aspects of ministry: nice building, organized youth group or kids ministry, well-organized liturgy, convenient start times, and good location. Maybe, you value more of the dogmatic side of ministry: sound doctrine, exegetically based sermons, theologically based music, and stern commitment to orthodoxy. These qualities may … More A Church Worth Your Commitment: The Humble Church