Morning Roundup 12/12/13
So sad to see this painful story, but it reminds me of the brokenness of the world and the need for pastors to get help with personal struggles, even areas of mental illness (as I've written on here, here, and here).
Michael Oh gets the Mandela legacy right—and I'm so thankful. It's been sad to see some of the conservative response on this, particularly from people who know so little about South Africa, Mandela, and the changes there.
Here is a courageous post from Bruce Ashford at our seminary blog, Beetween the Times.
Pastor Troy Gramling from Potential Church talks about reaching the unchurched, creating a church culture of reaching the unchurched and practical ways smaller churches can reach their secular neighbors. Don't forget to join me every Tuesday at 3:00 PM Eastern for The Exchange.