A minister is a man of God. As a result he must have certain characteristics. This article outlines seven: he is to be a man after God's heart, a man of the Word, one who loves Jesus Christ, seeks God’s face, serves the church, preaches the gospel, and hungers for God’s presence.
Looking at Romans 12, this article shows how the grace and mercy of God is the basis of showing loving care. Exploring the implications of this, the article lists practical ways of caring in such a way that reflects the change brought by God’s grace on the Christian.