DRY TRUTH OR DYNAMIC LIES?
During my first year of ministry here, I asked a hypothetical question: If you had the choice of attending a church where the pastor believed and taught the Bible but was dry and not a very good speaker, or a church where the pastor believed that the Bible contained many errors but was dynamic, moving, and held you glued to your seat, which church would you attend?
A number of people said, "the latter." I thought to myself, "Wow, Vasicek, you have your work cut out for you."
Truth and integrity matters more than salesmanship.
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Contributed by Charles R. Swindoll on Nov 1, 2004
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