Get Used to Disappointment

I love the movie, “The Princess Bride.” I can probably quote the entire movie, but one of my favorite moments occurs when Indigo makes the realization that the man in black has all but defeated him at the conclusion of their mighty duel.  Indigo asks, “Who are you?”  To which the man in black replies, …

The Best Reason Not to Evangelize

Here it is: People are a mess.  It’s a temptation to stay within our small circle and not borrow trouble.  I actually knew a pastor who readily admitted that the messiness of broken people was the reason he did not evangelize.  But we’ve not been given that option.  Jesus left the only ideal environment to …