SUNDAY, JANUARY 23, 2011
What If the Navy Seals Ran the Inner-City ER?
What If the Navy Seals Ran the Inner-City ER? We live in tension between the way things are and the way they should be. We want to welcome everyone and anyone who wants to come and connect with God through Jesus. We want to help them grow and mature in Christ. We need trained, committed leaders if we are going to be God's blessing to the world. But how does that work? Who sets the bar, and who raises the bar of commitment for those who gather on the journey to the Kingdom? This morning Pastor Burchill brings a dilemma that we at St. Andrew need to begin to get our minds and hearts around. What standards do we use to measure the effectiveness of our ministries and the fruitfulness of our witness to the transforming power of Jesus Christ? (Permalink)