Sometimes, Ministry Is Simply Doing What You Already Do…And Doing It Well

All too often, our definitions of “ministry” mostly involve either teaching or discipling people, or volunteering to do extra activities for those in need of help or services. We view ministry, in other words, as an elective activity of some sort that we pick up. But ministry can be so much more. [Click title to read more.]

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On “Thoughts And Prayers”

The truth is that the phrase “thoughts and prayers,” or the offhanded promise “I’m praying for you,” can be empty. It can be performative. It can be meaningless. And before believers utter it – whether in text, on Twitter, in person, or anywhere else – we’d do well to ask ourselves a few questions and to think about what it is we’re really saying. [Click title to read more.]

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