The Power of a Confessing Community

Last week, an elder of a different congregation called for some advice on a situation he was facing, and that conversation turned into a wonderful, broader conversation on the function of elders in church and the dynamic between elders and ministers. That discussion brought to mind something I had read in this book by Paul … Continue reading The Power of a Confessing Community

How the Crucifixion & Resurrection Display The Wisdom of Jesus

As we make our way to Easter Sunday this week, I share the following section of Tim Keller's new book on the resurrection of Jesus... Jesus' death and resurrection not only brings in salvation but also constitutes the ultimate refutation of the world's wisdom. Let's do a thought experiment. Assemble some business and political consultants … Continue reading How the Crucifixion & Resurrection Display The Wisdom of Jesus