The Charge: Faithful Final Words

Last goodbyes are never easy things. There are so many weighty, important things to say. Hearts, heavy and somber, struggle to find the right words expressed in the right tone. This is what we read in Paul’s second letter to Timothy. It is a careful and reasoned goodbye, a farewell...

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The Song of Love and the Glory of Trust

Song of Solomon falls in a particularly important place in our Bibles. It comes nearly right in the middle of things, just after Ecclesiastes and right before Isaiah and the prophetic books. Ecclesiastes has as its watchword “vanity” or emptiness. Ecclesiastes expresses questions and doubts and puzzling observations.   Song...

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China Link in Budapest

A stone’s throw from the main Greater Grace church in Budapest, Hungary is a mission field that is so white for the harvest that the inhabitants approached Greater Grace leadership and asked them to start a church there. According to Pastor Graham King, about half the students in Greater Grace...

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