So-Called Same-Sex Marriage

John Piper
So-Called Same-Sex Marriage
In a 5-to-4 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States of America has ruled that states cannot ban same-sex marriage. The Bible is not silent about such decisions. Alongside its clearest explanation of the sin of homosexual intercourse stands the indictment of the institutionalization of it. Continue Reading

Workers for Your Joy

David Mathis
Workers for Your Joy
What if you knew that your leaders were not in it to stroke their ego, or garner private privilege, or assert their will to power over others, but they actively were laying aside their rights and comforts to self-sacrificially take initiative and expend energy in working for your joy? Continue Reading

A Last Name Says a Lot

Jasmine Holmes
A Last Name Says a Lot
When we decided to get married, we didn’t do so merely because we wanted to wake up next to one another every morning or raise a family together. We were married because, as Christians, we knew marriage to be a covenant union sanctioned by God for his glory, for our joy, and for the good of others. Continue Reading

Do the Next Thing

Adrien Segal
Do the Next Thing
Elisabeth Elliot was a spiritual mother to thousands and thousands of women. She counseled them day after day through her radio program, instilling in them the courage and faith that carried her through incredible suffering. Here is one wife and mother’s heartfelt tribute. Continue Reading

Binge-Eating, But Starving

Marshall Segal
Binge-Eating, But Starving
The world offers us pleasure on pleasure, but they never fill the hunger we feel deep inside. So many of us are binge-eating, frantically consuming everything we can in this life, not knowing that day by day we’re hungrier than we’ve ever been. The cravings are a mercy meant to lead us to God. Continue Reading