Where is the Holy Spirit in the Midst of the Mess?
I have learned sooo much in researching and recording my twenty part church history podcast series Triumphs and Tragedies. You can listen to it on my blog here.
Most importantly I learned that behind the scenes and below the radar the Holy Spirit is always working. On the surface the church was plunged time and again into crisis. There was persecution from without and corruption and immorality from within. There were military disasters and political crises. There were personal failures, betrayals, idiocy and knavery beyond imagination.
But in every age the Holy Spirit was working at the grass roots level. Always, in