The week before last, I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with the author of a new commentary, Genuine Christianity. Justin Miller, the author, is Lead Pastor of his church in Puxico, Missouri. He also trains pastors to go out into the world and plant and revitalize churches. What I didn’t know at the time of signing up to interview him was that his book focused on Paul’s letter to Titus. And if you know me, Titus is my absolute favorite book of the Bible. Short, yes. But, it is also a great directive on how the Church should operate. Not to mention, how the Church can make disciples and grow the kingdom.
Justin Miller and Genuine Christianity
While Justin is now currently the Lead Pastor of his church, his story of how he got there is amazing. Justin told me when he was eleven, he asked someone to buy him a Bible. The next year or so later, he was baptized, but never truly understood what grace or salvation was. Justin was one of those kids that thought God was just ready to judge him and condemn him for every little thing. I’m sure we, ourselves, can relate. But, we also know that God is good and He doesn’t do that. Salvation- true salvation– is a great thing, friend! [Read more…]