Listen More, Speak Less
Sep 30, 2016The internet has filled our world with words more than anytime in history. How do Christians navigate all the lies and seed conversation with something different?
Six Steps to Shield Yourself from Satan
Sep 29, 2016Satan is sending his fiery arrows at Christians all the time. The Bible prepares us to see them, and defend ourselves against them.
The Heart of Christian Husbanding
Sep 29, 2016A husband doesn’t need money to make his wife happy. What she wants most isn’t something he can buy, but it is costly — himself.
The King of Every Subject — Even Math
Sep 28, 2016Christian teachers and parents are charged with this formidable task and privilege: to show our children that God is infinitely more beautiful than anything of the world.
Labor, Delivery, and New Birth
Sep 28, 2016Newborns may not be able to do anything for themselves, but they can teach us a lot about the most important things in the world.
Lord, Help Me Know Right from Wrong
Sep 27, 2016American Christians may be more aware than ever of our need for discernment, but how do we practically grow in discerning God’s will?
Can You Vote Your Conscience?
Sep 27, 2016Your conscience can’t tell you what choice to make in the coming election. You cannot vote your conscience — but you must vote with a good conscience.
One Way to Wade Through Grief
Sep 26, 2016Only God’s grace can help us lift the heavy emotional burdens that we shoulder. As a practical and powerful means of that grace, journaling ventilates the soul and chronicles God’s faithfulness.
Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins
Apr 21, 2014Homosexuality 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, 2015In 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, 2013While 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, 2011Motherhood 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, 2015In 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.
It’s Not You, It’s God
Nine Lessons for Breakups
Sep 12, 2013Breakups in the church are painful and uncomfortable, and many have or will walk this dark and lonely road. Here are lessons for building hope and loving others in the heart-break.