Jul 18, 2020 • 37M

Injury update, headline preachers, and the church as an oasis.

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Bradley Gray
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In this edition of the Ministry Minded Podcast, you are welcomed back to “Pastor Brad’s Corner,” where I offer an update on some health issues I’ve been dealing with lately while also reviewing two articles that present wonderfully encouraging messages to ministers who are inundated with messages and comments about addressing something ‘other than’ the gospel.


Hashtag Preaching and Whack-a-Mole Worship,” Chad Bird

Is Your Congregation An Oasis Or A Mirage?” R. Scott Clark

The Gospel-Driven Church: Uniting Church-Growth Dreams with the Metrics of Grace, Jared C. Wilson

On the primacy of the pulpit and throwing shade at Puritan preaching,” article by yours truly

Grace: So Much More Than You Know and So Much Better Than You Think, Brad J. Gray


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Intro music: “West Coast” by Ryan Little, licensed under CC BY 4.0.