Weak Weeks and a Strong Year (2 Corinthians 12:7–10)

Browse the self-help section of any bookstore and you will discover that being “strong” and “assertive” is all the rage. I can’t recall ever seeing a best-seller promoting weakness as the way to succeed. The idea of admitting one’s incompetence is not really something that Read More …

Sending and Supplicating (Acts 13:1–4)

The local church is God’s appointed means for the fulfilling of the Great Commission. The local church therefore is God’s appointed means for cross-cultural missions. And when the local church sends missionaries, it is responsible to care for and support those missionaries. The church does Read More …