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One Commission, Two Callings

One Commission, Two Callings

The reality, of course, is that you are invited-in all the above terms and many more biblical overtures bursting with missionary vision. You are invited to be involved in the world's greatest initiative, to participate in the planet's biggest pro…
Love is Life's Motivator

Love is Life's Motivator

For Christ's love compels us . . .1 Corinthians 13:2Anger can fuel hatred in a man's heart until he feels like attacking his enemy. But love can spark kindness in his heart so he lays down his life for his friend.Selfishness can drive a woman to tigh…
Love is the greatest of these

Love is the greatest of these

If I have all faith, so that I can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.1 Corinthians 13:2Loving God and others is what life is really about. No matter who you are or what you do, it comes down to whether you'll live a life of love or n…
5 Realities About the Weight of Pastoring

5 Realities About the Weight of Pastoring

by Eric Geiger
Since leaving full-time local church ministry to become one of the vice-presidents at LifeWay, I have always missed and loved the local church. Dr. Draper, the former president of LifeWay, once told a leader on my team, “If you ever stop missing bein…