Elders, Part One
Browse through a book on leadership, and you may read that good leaders are marked by giftedness, personality, and organizational skills. But when Paul urged Titus to see that elders were appointed in the church at Crete, he provided a very different list of qualifications. In this study in Titus 1:5-9, we learn that the elders should be men whose lives are submitted to the word of God who shepherd the church by teaching and guarding the truth.
Times of Difficulty
At the start of the third chapter of his second letter to Timothy, Paul warned this young pastor about difficulties ...
Living in Light of Christ’s Return
Because we are made in the image of God, it is natural that we long to see justice. Instead of ...
Forgive One Another
Peter's offer to forgive others "seven times" more than doubled the acceptable norm in their society. So when Jesus ...