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Eric Howell: Answering the Call (Luke 5:1-11)
Eric Howell, pastor of DaySpring Baptist Church in Waco, Texas, examines what it looks like to follow Jesus’ call to ministry. For a long time, the assumption has been that a call to ministry means a person must become a preacher or a missionary. In contrast, Howell explains how Jesus’ call is a holy call to be his witnesses in the everyday work of the world. To listen to the audio of this sermon, use the player below or click here to open the sermon in a new window.
This sermon is a consideration of the lectionary passage for February 10, 2019, and was delivered during the morning worship service of DaySpring Baptist Church in Waco. The manuscript for this sermon is available here.