Mark Driscoll Responds with Amazing Grace to his Critics

Mark Driscoll Responds with Amazing Grace to his Critics November 18, 2006

Mark Driscol has been criticised once again. This time he has responded with grace that I believe can only come from God. His post is entitled

Thank You, Critics: “Lastly, I want to thank my critics, especially the most vocal. They have helped me to understand that more than just pastors are following what I am saying. Subsequently, they are helping me to learn how to more clearly articulate what I am trying to communicate. In that way, they have been of great assistance to me as I seek to pastor most effectively for Jesus. I have waited some time to post this clarification because in times past I have gotten angry and responded with a tone that was defensive, prideful, and not helpful. I am learning that critics in some ways are also friends because there is often some truth in what they are pointing out. Subsequently, God is using my critics to teach me and is asking me to be willing to listen.”

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