EN article: Need or want?

I have been asked to write a regular column for Evangelicals Now. The latest article (my original, unedited version) is below. Evangelical churches are busy

In praise of a summer slowdown

I wonder how you have spent the summer? Some of us plough on with all our usual activities. Everything we usually run continues without pause.

Three ways we will cause our elders to groan

Hebrews 13:17 says this: Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they are keeping watch over your souls, as those who will have to