Ministry “Retirement”

While some ministers dream of a day when they don’t have to work anymore, the Bible gives an example of what ministry retirement should be like. It’s not the same type of work, but it’s just as important.

The Bronze Serpent

The story of the bronze serpent in the Bible (Num. 21:4-9) often confuses believers.  It appears as if God is instructing idolatry.  The power of this scene is what it foreshadows in the person and work of Christ. In the 40th year of their wandering through the wilderness, the people begin to complain again. God does something drastic before they …