Young men and women are looking for heroes.
The same is true for Christian young men and women.
We need heroes to admire and look up to. We need heroes who can inspired us . . . people who have gone ahead of us.
We need men and women of God upon whose shoulders we can stand. And in God’s mercy, perhaps see further than they did.
If you were to ask the average 20- or 30-something Christian today who their heroes are, many would rattle off a few celebrity-pop-mega-church pastors. None of whom they know personally.
Some will mention Calvin, Luther, Wesley, Jonathan Edwards or Spurgeon.[Continue Reading…]