This for Mez McConnell is worth 5/10 minutes of your time to think through the issues of serving the Lord. He addresses serving the Lord in the realm where Mez has been called, but it has much that generally applies to the Lord’s work.
Here are two quotes:
- If you’re serious about ministry then you’re serious about prayer.
- Nobody of note that ever accomplished anything for the kingdom did it without facing a cauldron of opposition and misunderstanding.