To be honest, this post is probably a bit overdue. But in another way, as I reflect on the messages and purpose of the Normal Pastor Conference, time has instilled a greater realization of the delightful and inspiring words of all involved.
The call to preach and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ is perhaps the most daunting and difficult assignment one can endeavor to do. Yes, there are other, more precarious occupations in the world. But, surely, there is no more treacherous position than to be standing behind a pulpit, proclaiming the words of God as absolute truth.