Equipping for Church-Wide Ministry Skills

Matt Mitchell

Matt Mitchell

I posed this question to our adult Sunday School class: “What are the personal ministry skills that every single Christ-follower should have?” After a lengthy and involved discussion, we agreed upon these four overarching answers. . . Continue reading

A Better December Review

Matt Mitchell

Matt Mitchell

Proverbs and Christmas? “What hath Proverbs to do with Christmas?” That was my initial question when I opened the pages of A Better December: Proverbs to Brighten Christmas by Steven Estes. The answer was surprising, “Quite a helpful lot!” In … Continue reading

Welch’s Wisdom in Quotable Quotes

Matt Mitchell

Matt Mitchell

Welch’s Wisdom in Quotable Quotes

In 2009, I had the privilege of taking Welch’s “Methods of Biblical Change” course at Westminster Theological Seminary. When I reviewed my notes after the class was completed, what struck me most were several seemingly “off-hand” quotes. These “Welchisms” have stuck with me and continue to guide my own biblical counseling methodology today. Continue reading