Brother Will Campbell, a hero among many

One of the greatest pieces advice I received in seminary came from a veteran pastor who told us to have some good heroes and mentors.  He knew that vocational ministers get lonely at times and that we need people to look up to who understand our profession. I had several mentors and heroes at theContinue reading “Brother Will Campbell, a hero among many”

Letter from Birmingham Jail still challenges Church even after 50 years

This April marks the 50th anniversary of one of best treatises written during the Civil Rights movement: Martin Luther King, Jr’s letter from the Birmingham jail.  Although Dr. King wrote it on slips of newspaper while leaning against the wall and had it copy-edited a few weeks later, this shining jewel of an epistle stillContinue reading “Letter from Birmingham Jail still challenges Church even after 50 years”