If you've been following the posts on "The Costs of Following Jesus" (here and here), you've read about a fictional man named "Brad," a new convert to the faith, father of three with a live-in girlfriend of 13 years. Obviously, Brad has some things to think through if he is going to faithfully follow the Lord. We've been discussing our views.
Today, Carson shared an email post written to a young church planter on this very issue. HT to one of the commenters here. This is very thoughtful, and I hope you'll read it.
The True Wealth of the Suffering Church - [image: The True Wealth of the Suffering Church] You have probably seen one of the paintings. Perhaps Warner Sallman’s or William Holman Hunt’s. Jesus is s...
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