A common trap in the Church is a lack of focus. The late Zig Ziglar summed it up best: “If you aim at nothing, you’ll hit it every time.” Yet that’s how the Church often approaches its call to fulfill the Great Commission. In a zeal to reach anyone churches attempt to speak to everyone … Read More

“[Jesus] taught them many things by parables, and in his teaching said ‘Listen!’” – Mark 4:2 “My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry…”  – James 1:19 Dear friends in Christ, In The Contemporary Christian: Applying God’s Word to Today’s World (1992: IVP), the great Anglican … Read More