Grace Upon Grace
Ministry Minded
Living in the present, cool Christianity, and the Bible’s buried bones.

Living in the present, cool Christianity, and the Bible’s buried bones.

Ministry Minded, Episode 78.

In this edition of the Ministry Minded Podcast, I invite you back to “Pastor Brad’s Corner” to talk about two weeks worth of sermons, including how to live peacefully in this present life that’s full of disruption, as well as what makes for a truly “successful” ministry.


Stonington Baptist Church sermons

Jonathan Edwards’ “Resolutions”

Cool Christianity Is (Still) a Bad Idea,” Brett McCracken

Pastor, Know Thyself, Aaron Menikoff

Five Things Pastors Are Not, Pilgrim Benham

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

Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture, David Murray

Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers, Dane Ortlund

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood official trailer

The Parables of the Kingdom, Robert Capon

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


Ministry Minded is sponsored by Fresh Roasted Coffee, a locally owned and operated coffee house in the heart of Central Pennsylvania that produces the freshest coffee and delivers it at peak drinkability. Use offer code “GRACE10” at checkout to get a discount on your next order. Buy some coffee!


Intro music: “Explorers (Instrumental Version)” by The Midnight, The Midnight Music LLC, 2018.

Ad music: “Coffee Stains” by Finley, licensed under CC BY 4.0.