Archives for Jun 11, 2014 @ 9:47

Fat-Soled Shoes

Source: OK, barefoot runners, your moment as The Next Big Thing in running shoes is officially over. You had a great run (see what I did there?) but the pendulum has swung back, as it inevitably does, and “barely there” is giving way to “maximal cushioning” as the next intriguing idea in helping us all get some [Read More…]

Could you be a Mentor? By Jim Martin

This post, by my friend Jim Martin, Vice President at Harding School of Theology, puts into print a dimension of Jim’s ministry at Crestview Church of Christ in Waco for which he was well-known. You Can Be Used To Mentor “Mentoring is a relational experience through which one person empowers another by sharing God-given resources” (J. [Read More…]

Reasons for Seminary

Today’s (re)post offers ten reasons for going to seminary, and I know full well that many today both find seminary irrelevant and contend they are “successful” ministers without seminary. I’ve heard not a few of said contenders say that they think seminary would have hurt them. I disagree mostly… and, yes, the MDiv or a [Read More…]