How Your Devotional Life Flavors Your Ministry Life

If you haven’t read Paul Tripp’s Dangerous Calling: Confronting the Unique Challenges of Pastoral Ministry, I can’t recommend it to you highly enough. It’s vintage Tripp: punchy, pithy, and full of gospel glory. Here’s a passage on the pastor’s devotional life (p. 35): I am more and more convinced that what gives a ministry its motivations, […]

Subject Yourself to a Pastoral Punch to the Gut from D.A. Carson

D.A. Carson is like Mike Tyson from the Nintendo game Mike Tyson’s Punch Out. At least, when it comes to convicting pastors of how much sanctification we need. For those of you who never played the original Nintendo (dating myself, I know), Tyson was the only opponent in the game who could knock you down with one  punch, […]