Partners in Ministry

Acts 18:1-8/1 Cor. 1: 10-13        Paul was on a mission.  He was committed to spreading the good news of Jesus Christ– planting new churches and then nurturing them and guiding them in the faith, staying in contact via visits or letters, and always praying for them.  In city after city, Paul plants churches.  He starts with the existing Jewish synagogue, not usually a building like we are used to seeing today, but a gathering place for prayer and for energetic, passionate debate over what the law and the prophets meant in the current setting.  I can imagine a circle of men, Continue reading “Partners in Ministry”