I just came home from the 60th annual gathering of pastors and leaders of the Luzon Convention of Southern Baptist Churches, and I am forcing myself to reflect on what I have seen. I want to be able to say that the Luzon Convention is in good shape, but that would be dishonest. I want... Continue Reading →
Kapag nakikita mo na itong "murder" ay ginagawa lang ng mga kriminal, you see the problem as outside of you. You feel better than other people, nagiging self-righteous ka. Kasi di mo nakikita na this "murder" is also in your heart. Hayaan mo ngayon na itong utos/batas na 'to ay magsilbing salamin sa kundisyon ng puso mo. Not primarily for others, but for you.
Pastors, we're still a bit of a mess. We're all at times very poor examples of the truths we teach. We all have the dark ability to expound a passage that lauds God's grace yet be a husband or father of ungrace in the car on the way home. You can lead a men's ministry... Continue Reading →