Joshua Harris Quotes Strauch on Eldership

Since reading Joshua Harris' I Kissed Dating Goodbye as a teen, I haven't really kept up with his work. So, I was pleasantly surprised today when I came across a blog post he wrote, quoting a passage from Alexander Strauch's Biblical Eldership: An Urgent Call To Restore Biblical Church Leadership. Most important, biblical eldership guards and promotes the preeminence… Continue reading Joshua Harris Quotes Strauch on Eldership

Christianity: It isn’t a ‘do-it-yourself’ faith

I saw then in my dream, that they went till they came into a certain country, whose air naturally tended to make one drowsy, if he came a stranger into it. And here Hopeful began to be very dull and heavy of sleep; wherefore he said unto Christian, I do now begin to grow so… Continue reading Christianity: It isn’t a ‘do-it-yourself’ faith

Safe People: Growing in Discernment

A couple weeks ago, the women in my family started going through Safe People: How to Find Relationships That Are Good for You and Avoid Those That Aren't by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend. So far, I have been both encouraged and challenged. Encouraged -- since I am learning that discerning safe from… Continue reading Safe People: Growing in Discernment