My Friend Was Like Grass
Jun 27, 2016
My friend was like grass. His life was one of unassuming beauty. In the landscape of reality you would not notice him unless you took the time to look carefully.
Ask Your Child to Forgive You
Jun 27, 2016
The question is not whether we parents sin against our children, but whether we will own up to it and genuinely apologize.
No Normal Sundays
Interview with Bob Kauflin
Jun 26, 2016
What do we miss when we miss corporate worship? Not only the riches of family, but the God of grace himself.
God Has a People for His Name
Seven Lessons from Europe
Jun 25, 2016
Here are seven experiences that linger in my mind, and are bearing fruit for the way I do ministry, from my recent trip to Poland, Geneva, and Italy.
If We Love God Most, We Will Love Others Best
Jun 24, 2016
The most loving thing we can do for others is love God more than we love them. For if we love God most, we will love others best.
Your College Degree and a World of Need
Jun 23, 2016
Some think they need to work in a specific field to justify paying for their college degree. But God might use what we learned in unexpected ways to reach the nations.
The Best Friends Are Born for Adversity
Jun 22, 2016
No one is okay on their own. We all need blood-bought brothers and sisters born for adversity, friends ready to take on every trial and hardship with us.
Online Friendships Are Not Enough
Jun 22, 2016
Online friendships can be a great blessings when placed in their proper perspectives, but perilous when they replace local community and the local church.
Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins
Apr 21, 2014
Homosexuality is not the only sin prohibited in the Bible, but it is different from all the rest, at least right now. And we have really good news for homosexuals.
So-Called Same-Sex Marriage
Lamenting the New Calamity
Jun 26, 2015
In a 5-to-4 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States of America has ruled that states cannot ban same-sex marriage. Alongside the Bible’s clearest explanation of the sin of homosexual intercourse stands the indictment of its institutionalization.
When the Not-Yet Married Meet: Dating to Display Jesus
Jun 6, 2013
While the great prize in marriage is Christ-centered intimacy, the great prize in dating is Christ-centered clarity. And seven other principles for Christian dating.
Motherhood Is a Calling
And Where Your Children Rank
Jul 14, 2011
Motherhood is not a hobby, it is a calling. When you prioritize your children, you are publicly testifying that you value what God values and refuse to value what the world does.
The Dead End of Sexual Sin
Apr 6, 2015
In the writings of John Owen, I was shown how and why the promises of sexual fulfillment on my own terms were the antithesis of what I had once fervently believed. Instead of liberty, my sexual sin was enslavement.
12 Questions to Ask Before You Watch ‘Game of Thrones’
Jun 20, 2014
‘Game of Thrones’ is now the most popular series in HBO history, with an average audience of more than 18 million viewers. What should Christians be willing to watch?