Pastors' Blog

A shepherding tool of San Gabriel Community Church
Category: Children’s Ministry

As I’ve observed, many seminary students and other brothers aspiring to pastoral ministry are always on the lookout for opportunities to serve in the church. Regrettably, I think sometimes we have our sights set on only one type of service—public teaching. Of course, nothing is necessarily wrong with desiring to exercise your gifts, putting them under the evaluation of the church, and cultivating pastoral skills for future ministry. The problem is that many aspiring pastors fall into the trap of thinking this only happens by engaging in the adult teaching ministry of the church.

Check out the rest of this great article from Sameul Emadi on The Gospel Coalition blog!

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/brothers-serve-in-the-nursery

-Pastor Dave

 

This past Sunday we looked at 2 Corinthians 1:12 – 20. We spent a significant part of our time focusing on the truth and implications of v. 20:

v. 20 For all the promises of God find their Yes in him. That is why it is through him that we utter our Amen to God for his glory."

Paul is being accused by false teachers of being fickle and this fickleness is a sign that he is not really for them.  Paul grounds his defense of his own apostleship and his own teaching ("proclaiming Christ to them... Read More