Summertime and the lemonade’s a-flowin’! As you sip, savor and soak in the sun this summer, keep in touch. Drop a note to the Entrust staff member you support. Pray for Entrust summer initiatives via our Prayer Bridge (www.entrust4.org/prayer). Make a special donation to Entrust in general or the staff member or project of your choice (www.entrust4.org/givenow). Comment on or share a favorite Entrust Facebook post. Right now. Anytime. We love hearing from you.
Single women were told they would only get to heaven through marrying and having a child. Married men could preach from the pulpit only if they were not wearing jewelry – not even a wedding ring. Lives were impacted in communist Romania by well-meaning Christian leaders who’d never received training in how to handle God’s word with accuracy. Entire doctrines had been built on single verses, taken out of context.
Entrust entered the scene, bringing training in how to rightly divide the word of truth (2 Tim. 2:15). We continue to equip men and women in ministry with skills like inductive Bible study and exegesis, because we believe the Bible is our authority, the whole Bible and all of its counsel. Pray we remain true to scripture and faithful to its counsel in all we do as we equip church leaders around the world.
At Entrust, we focus much of our energy on methodology, but never to the exclusion of the people we’re called to serve. This summer, our eMagazine, Engage, is all about people; people serving with Entrust, people served by Entrust. So, allow us to introduce Zrinka and Agnese, Mark and Ester, Roger and Dimitri and Vasili and Tim and Athea-Maria and …