There seems to be a shortage of Christian manhood today. Where are the men of faith and action in this generation? We need courageous Christian men!
Earnest Shackleton placed this ad while looking for a crew for an Antarctic expedition. It is said that 5,000 men applied for the job. The ad understated the dangers. Shackleton’s 1914-1917 Antarctic expedition became a breathtaking tale of hardship and survival.You get saved by believing the Gospel. You become a disciple by continuing in God's Word. Click To Tweet
The response to this ad reminds us that some are drawn to seemingly impossible tasks. Mainstream Christianity is marketing the life of a Christian as a neverending party with few rules and even fewer expectations. Our Lord presented a very different concept of discipleship.(more…)