Perhaps this advice for young pastors will be a blessing to someone.
Touching lives for all time and eternity is the DNA of Christian service as fully illustrated by Christ Himself.
Lyman Beecher, preached his funeral sermon, and in the course of that sermon told the story of Opukahaia and his dedication to go back to Hawaii to win his people to the Lord Jesus.
I have sometimes felt as if both my mind and my spirit were being fully engaged, even carried along by the Holy Spirit. The writing of this essay was one of those times.
Paige Patterson once explained to me that he does not want to waste any opportunity to lead a lost person to salvation.