Saturday Links

Saturday Links

Curated links for your weekend reading:

The Spiritual Power of Staying Put

Lasting fruit usually comes from lasting presence.

Make Christianity Hard Again

My hunch is that most people with this vision of Christianity are not disengaged because it is really difficult. Rather, people disengage because this version of Christianity seems boring.

I Did Not Sign-Up for This: The Fourth P of Pastoral Ministry

Platform relates to the “trellis” work mentioned in Trellis and the Vine — the structure, programs etc. that support the vine work of actual preaching and teaching.

Questionnaire for a Prospective Elder

How do you determine if a man is not only qualified to be an elder, but also compatible to elder at your church?

The Ultimate Balanced Guide to Arminianism (from a Calvinist)

Arminianism is a theological system developed by the Dutch theologian Jacobus Arminius (1560-1609). It is a form of Protestant Christianity that emphasizes God’s love for all people and human free will in salvation. It rejects the Calvinist doctrine of predestination.

Rest Takes Work

I need to plan my rest as much as my work. I just don’t have the instincts or the self-control or the character to make something when I’ve planned nothing.

January's for Reflecting, Not Resolving

February is as good a time to start as any.

It’s 2023 and We Need Blogs More Than Ever

Let me offer a few reasons blogging still matters and may even become increasingly (rather than diminishingly) important in the days to come.

My column this week at The Gospel Coalition Canada: The Danger of Success

Success may be more dangerous than we realize.
Darryl Dash

Darryl Dash

I'm a grateful husband, father, oupa, and pastor of Grace Fellowship Church Don Mills. I love learning, writing, and encouraging. I'm on a lifelong quest to become a humble, gracious old man.
Toronto, Canada