By Todd E. Brady
Vice president for University Ministries, Union University, Jackson
They say that it’s all too easy for one generation to speak ill of another generation. A tendency is to be disgruntled with the generation that preceded us or with the one that is following after us. However, followers of Jesus understand the essential nature of an intergenerational church, and they refuse to speak unkindly of others.
On a daily basis, I work with the younger generation. For nearly two decades, I have labored among college students at Union University. In addition to serving all our students, I find particular pleasure in working with those students who are called into vocational church ministry — those who are often called “preacher boys.” [Read more…]