Modeling the Faith

[6] Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us. [7] For you yourselves know how you ought to imitate us, because we were not idle when … More Modeling the Faith

Pastoral Aspirations

[1] The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. (1 Timothy 3:1) I experienced a “double take” in reading this verse. What do you think make me think twice?  The Apostle Paul was, in part, writing to assist Timothy selecting pastors. Verse 1 is a brief … More Pastoral Aspirations