The radical conversion of the heart, the U-turn of the mind which the New...– Lesslie Newbigin, Foolishness to the Greeks (via dgerm)
A consumer based ministry sees new believers as clients needing their services....– @JesusLabs
One who cannot cast away a treasure at need is in fetters.– Aragorn
The church cannot live when the heart of God is not beating within her....– Erwin McManus
I know that you say you would die for your wife, and I believe you. But if that...– Joe Thorn, Note to Self via My World
DISCIPLESHIP AND THE GOSPEL
Great quote from my friend from seminary, Jonathan Dodson: “Contrary to what some might think, discipleship is not the engine of the church. The gospel is. Without the gospel, both discipleship and church fail. Without the driving force of the gospel, discipleship devolves into self-help religiosity motivated by conservative pietism. The church is reduced to a glorified non-profit in which...