Lee Eclov is pastor of Village Church of Lincolnshire in Lake Forest, Illinois and author of Pastoral Graces: Reflections on the Care of Souls (Moody Publishers). Eclov also leads a gathering of pastors for mutual support and learning called Pastors' Gatherings. To find out more about these Gatherings visit his site www.leeeclov.com.Follow this preacher
Rejoice in the many personal endings to the Gospel of Mark's ending
Christmas has always had a dark side—but it has a promise, too.
God's saving power gives us a reason to celebrate.