Links For The Church (4/24)

The Most Frightening Three Words

Kimberly Wagner writes about a phrase to avoid when speaking with those who suffer from chronic pain. She encourages us on how to minister to our friends who suffer in this way.

Don’t Believe Your Own Press

Christians who have seen success in their ministry may only be seen for their strengths. David Qaoud writes about affirming and receiving affirmation.

How to Improve Your Preaching

Kevin DeYoung provides 11 questions to ask yourself when you're preparing to preach. He also includes encouragement for church members to pray for pastors preparing to preach. 

Marriage Was Never Supposed To Fill The Empty Spaces

"As we continuously seek to fill ourselves up with the knowledge of God, through his word and through prayer, he fills us with everything we need for life and godliness." - Lauren Washer

5 Ways Lent Participation Deepend My Faith 

Rachel Sinclair writes about the season of waiting attached to the practice of Lent. She shares how this season of fasting can serve to strengthen faith.