Addison Street Community Church

The Search and Rescue Mission of The Church

Sermon-in-a-Sentence: Maturing Christians care also for the maturity and safe arrival of others.


#1– A very possible situation;

#2– The attempt at restoration; and,

#3– The ideal culmination.


Martin Bucer (one of Magisterial Reformers) said in his book Concerning the True Care of Souls: “The care of souls makes so many demands that even in a small congregation it cannot be properly exercised by just one or a few” (58).



Paul Tripp's Instruments in the Hands of the Redeemer

Ed Welch's Side by Side: Walking with One Another in Wisdom and Love