Resolutions

5 Resolutions for Pastoral Ministry

5 Resolutions for Pastoral Ministry

Around the age of nineteen, Jonathan Edwards, perhaps the greatest American theologian who has ever lived began recording what would eventually amount to seventy resolutions that would go on to define the rest of his ministerial career. Though I will never equate the theological prowess or eloquence Edwards displays throughout his evangelistic life, I am, nonetheless, determined to resolve myself to the Lord’s Spirit and grace for the duration of my ministry.

Resolving Resolutions

Resolving Resolutions

Each January 1st brings with it a myriad of “resolutions,” goals and visions of citizens around that world that desire to “be all they can be.” These resolutions, however, in no way resemble the term for which they are called, as many — if not all — “New Year’s resolutions” are neglected or thrown by the wayside within the first month, or less.