Posts by James Spencer

Uncertain Times and the Need for Unity

Uncertain Times and the Need for Unity

In one of his letters to his brother George, Dwight Moody advises him about some tensions that threaten to create disunity in the church. After expressing his concern about the Y.M.C.A., he urges George to do what is needed to preserve peace in the body of Christ with...
Discipleship: It’s not about me

Discipleship: It’s not about me

“The trouble nowadays is that it doesn’t mean anything to some people to be a Christian. What we must have is a higher type of Christianity in this country. We must have a Christianity that has in it the principle of self-denial. We must deny ourselves. If...
Our Mission: Creating Space

Our Mission: Creating Space

Throughout our 20 years of marriage we’ve lived in eight different cities and bought six different houses.  As we were reflecting on our rather transient lifestyle, we realized that if we had been trying to keep up that pace, we would have needed to list, sell,...