One of the challenges of doing church today is finding the right ministerial leadership to help the church meet its ministry objectives. While that’s been a persistent challenge for churches, the dwindling supply of young people aspiring to ministry today makes identifying the best candidate for a ministry opening much more daunting than it even used to be. But if a group patiently persists in their openness to the Holy Spirit’s leading, God always comes through.
This past week has seen no shortage of commentary regarding the remarks of Attorney General Jeff Sessions to an audience in Fort Wayne, Indiana, comprised largely of law enforcement officers. What landed Attorney General Sessions in hot water was his application of a passage in Romans 13, regarding submission to the governing authorities, to the current controversy over the administration’s immigration policy.