Much has changed over Calvin Miller’s decades of pastoral ministry, but he believes two things remain the same: God is love and people are broken. Now God is calling young pastors to stand in that gap. And in this honest, warm and humorous series of letters, Miller shares his wisdom and experience so you can flourish in your future ministry—without ever wanting to resign on Monday.
Living with a pastor was also not quite what I had envisioned. He was at times overwhelmed with his work and driven by a passion which would often leave me and the children we soon had behind. He had what many would call an apostolic ministry which meant that we were always moving. I was a person who loved roots and long friendships. I soon became wounded and disillusioned by the very calling I felt God had put upon my life.
Drawing on Scripture and her own experience, Redman invites us to explore the revolutionary implications of being loved by a God who knows our name. And she invites us to call on His name as well—to respond to His heart and love Him as He has loved us from the beginning.