Prayer Update, March 24, 2017

Yesterday we held our annual Ministry Leadership Day at Heritage.  This year's speaker, Tim Challies, served us well in his preaching and teaching.  Tim has published on the topic of a Christian perspective on technology an a biblical approach to productivity.  All…

Living in a Construction Zone

Today in chapel, I continued the series we are doing called Unfinished Business.  We are focusing on areas of our lives as believers where we are still “under construction”. I preached a message from Philippians 1:3-6 on God’s promise to finish the…

The Preacher and Soul Care (part 2)

As I indicated in my last post, preachers need to take good care of their primary "instrument"--their own souls.  And doing soul care takes making some commitments.  I highlighted one of these commitments in the previous post ("I will cultivate a devotional…

The Christmas Story in 3 Minutes

Last week in Ottawa, I had the joying to telling the Christmas story at a Christian Embassy banquet for government leaders--MPs, Senators and ambassadors.  The challenge was the time limit:  three minutes. Having a three minute time limit turned out to…