I definitely agree that local churches need more training in Apologetics. However, sometimes people are turned off by that, and for good reason.
Esau loved pleasure, lacked purpose and lost privilege.
“I know folks who have given up because of the silliness and frustration of ministry. By God’s grace I have been able to hold on. I think one of the reasons is because I am pro-laugh.”
A dog is less expensive to feed. Have you ever tried to keep your shelves stocked with teenagers around? They are human vacuum cleaners.
I have witnessed more times than I can count the brashness of young women walking into the abortion mills. We must proclaim a cultural mandate to love these frightened and desperate women.