Check out this testimony by Saro Davidian, a frequent attendee of the G3 Conference as he tells of how the conference has been a blessing to he and his family. Saro is not a pastor—and the G3 is a Christian conference for the local church and church leaders.
Faithful Theological Education — “Theological education abounds in America in a wide variety of churches, institutes, colleges, universities, and seminaries. The interesting question before us is: what makes for faithful theological education?”
In an optional session at the Ligonier conference a few years ago, Steven Lawson gave an overview of his book on William Tyndale. You will hear a good overview of why Tyndale is so vitally important to us in church history.
Pastor Mike Reid from Iowa has attended the G3 Conference every year from the beginning. They organize a group from their church to attend each January. They’ve brought anywhere from 11-22 people each year and Pastor Mike explains how the G3 Conference has been used in the life of their church and talks about why it’s a conference for the whole church—not just pastors. You can hear his testimony in this short video below.
4 Painful Lies Stay-at-Home Moms Tell Themselves — A good article worth reading, especially if you’re a stay-at-home mom who is struggling with your identity. I really appreciate this sentence in the article, “The stay-at-home mom life doesn’t define me any more than my professional life defined me—Christ’s death on the cross does.”
A good conversation between Chris Larson and the teaching fellows of Ligonier Ministries on the goal of the Reformation and more.
The Mark of the Most Successful Worship Leaders — Tim Challies writes, “A worship leader serves his congregation best when he chooses songs they can sing and sing well. He is highly attuned to their ability. He prioritizes the singability of songs over their newness or oldness or author or theological density. He gauges his success not by his own worship, but by theirs. When he steps back and hears his church singing—really singing—, his joy is complete.”
Do You Care About the Widows? — “Do you think you’re religious, but you don’t care about the widows? Your religion is an exercise in futility, because James says pure and undefiled religion is the care of widows and of orphans in times of trouble.”
Brothers, We Are Not Amateurs — Jason Allen writes, “Ministers will be judged for their faithfulness, not their academic accomplishments, but it is impossible to be faithful without being rightly equipped. Brother, you are not to be an amateur minister.”