Did God Betray You?

Paul Maxwell
Did God Betray You?

When I suffer, I become certain of two things: 1. God exists, and 2. he is a traitor.

I didn’t always believe that. I accumulated experiences with God. In every unpleasant moment, in every tragedy, in every moment of confusion…

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See the Invisible Kingdom

Ann Voskamp
See the Invisible Kingdom
It doesn’t matter so much what we leave unaccomplished — but that our priority was things unseen. The prayers we weave into the matching of the socks, the working of our hands, the toiling of the hours, they survive fire. It’s the things unseen that survive fire. Continue Reading

Satan and Sodomy

John Piper
Satan and Sodomy

The supernatural monster who orchestrates the kidnapping, enslaving, and thousand-fold drugging, selling, raping, and killing of girls around the globe is the same one who has masterminded the murderous cultural delusion — from the highest court to the lowest porn-flick…

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What Is Christian Hedonism?

John Piper
What Is Christian Hedonism?
What is Christian Hedonism? John Piper has used the short phrase for years to describe how our joy in God makes much of God. In other words, God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him. In ten minutes, he explains where that idea came from, and why he believes it is biblical. Continue Reading

Your Bible Is a Mine, Not a Museum

Jon Bloom
Your Bible Is a Mine, Not a Museum
If we read Bible stories like museum exhibits, always viewing them fairly quickly and then moving to the next display, our grasp tends to remain rather superficial. We might think that we’ve seen pretty much all that there is to see. But when we mine them, we find these stories laced with treasures. Continue Reading

Give Your Suitor Some Grace

Elizabeth Wann
Give Your Suitor Some Grace
I was hard on men, and it served me well at weeding out the bad ones in the dating world. But it also held me back from going forward with the good ones. My lack of graciousness was my Achilles’ heel — the one place of weakness and vulnerability amidst my strength and pride. Continue Reading

How Do You Define Joy?

John Piper
How Do You Define Joy?
How do you define joy? If someone asks your what true and lasting happiness is, how would you answer. In ten minutes, John Piper offers his definition, and explains each part. This video is the first of a six-part series on the theme of joy in the book of Philippians. Continue Reading