Saturday Links

Saturday Links

Curated links for your weekend reading:

The Weighted Vest of Pastoral Ministry

This is what pastoral ministry is like. It’s like living with a weighted vest on. All the time. And every now and then, usually on Sundays, someone slips an extra weight in there.

Pastoral or Academic Ministry? How a Pastor-Theologian Can Balance Two Loves

There’s a spectrum of valid ways a pastor-theologian’s dual love may be expressed.

The Best Day of the Week

I love Sundays, and here are five reasons why I think you should love Sundays too.

Mental Illness and Church Discipline

How might we bring together our understanding of mental illness and church discipline?

Through the Valley: 8 Lessons from Job about Suffering and Comfort

I want to highlight eight lessons about grief and comfort from the book of Job.

Resisting Physician-Assisted Death Is a Gospel Imperative

Physician-assisted death is held up as a solution to the problem of suffering; at bottom, it’s a solution to despair. And the solution is to end the person who’s in despair.
We know a better way.

My column this week at The Gospel Coalition Canada: An Underrated Ecclesiastical Virtue

I’ve grown in my appreciation of an underrated ministerial and ecclesiastical virtue: humility.
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