We are told to be prepared to give an answer for the hope that is in us. God is with us, and we need to make sure that our words and actions are aligned with his so that when the time comes we are ready and prepared to be a light and a spark to the truth in others. It starts with knowing the word of God, so that His mind is in us. We will explore this in detail with 4 specific steps to prepare.
Brian Shaw has been a member of the Church of God since 1982. He was ordained an elder in the United Church of God in September, 2003 and was hired into the full-time ministry in September, 2009. Completing UCG Pastoral Training in March 2010, Mr. Shaw presently serves as the pastor of the UCG congregations in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Little Falls, and Duluth, Minnesota, as well as Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Mr. Shaw also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Sciences from the State University of New York at Oswego, and an MBA from Northern Illinois University.