Over the next month mgpc are supporting two different trips, with similar objectives but in very different locations. Here’s the piece I wrote for the September edition of our monthly church newsletter. Africa. I know that Africa holds a special place in the memories of many of our longer term members here. I’ve been told …

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David Murray points out the difference between giving thanks and self promotion; the difference between showing how far you are in front of everyone and encouraging them to grow. This is particularly pointed at pastors, but has applications for everyone. How to make Christian hearts and heads droop. Find lots of different ways of saying: …

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Carl Truman responds to responses about an earlier post wondering why certain Gospel centered parachurch fellowships can work around significant differences of opinion, but draw a line which defines them as complementarian. (A conviction I support, as does Trueman.) You’ll have to dig around to find the various posts. The responses generally defend why the …

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Reading a Mental Floss article about the animal residents of Death Valley and coming across this paragraph about a well-loved childhood animated icon: The Bird You Don’t Want Your Children to See Death Valley is home to the most iconic of desert birds—the roadrunner. Thanks to its Looney Tunes fame, the bird has become quite …

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