Featured Resources by Tony Reinke

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Gospel Hope for Self-Haters

Tony Reinke
Gospel Hope for Self-Haters
In this special episode, Tony Reinke interviews David Powlison about self-hate among Christians.
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Selfies and Polaroids of Intimacy

Tony Reinke
Selfies and Polaroids of Intimacy
iPhones buffer us from other people, and selfies are nothing but a Polaroid of intimacy. Lessons we can learn looking at the life of Andy Warhol.
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Discipleship in the Age of the Spectacle

Tony Reinke
Discipleship in the Age of the Spectacle

I enjoy making the people I like uncomfortable, especially favorite theologians as I push them outside the comforts of their field of expertise to hear them address pressing contemporary issues.

So when I first suggested Dr. Kevin Vanhoozer address connections…

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Calvary Conquers the Fear of Death

Tony Reinke
Calvary Conquers the Fear of Death
People are rarely consumed by a constant, conscious fear of death. But most spend their lives just denying death exists with a million diversions. Jesus stared death in the face, and won.
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Your Sorrow Will Turn to Joy

John Piper, Jon Bloom, Johnathon Bowers, Andreas Köstenberger, Donald Macleod, David Mathis, Jonathan Parnell, Tony Reinke, Joe Rigney, Marshall Segal, and Justin Taylor
Your Sorrow Will Turn to Joy
A team of eleven pastors and scholars walk us through Holy Week with short meditations for each morning and evening from Palm Sunday to the triumph of Easter.
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Tough and Tinder

Tony Reinke
Tough and Tinder
Tinder is a popular dating app used by ten million people on average every day. The way many are using the service forces us to ask if easy sex makes rude men.
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The Secrets of God in Our Suffering

Tony Reinke
The Secrets of God in Our Suffering
The riddles God reveals are more than enough to inspire our trust in his sovereign goodness, even when the specific why of our suffering remains a mystery.
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Going Deep on Our Smartphone and Social Media Habits

Tony Reinke
Going Deep on Our Smartphone and Social Media Habits
Ah, the enigmatic smartphone. We are still just beginning to realize the layers of questions and implications related to our all-pervasive devices.
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Breaking Through the Despair of Unbelief

Tony Reinke
Breaking Through the Despair of Unbelief
Michael Reeves may now serve as the President of Union School of Theology in Oxford and be recognized as the author of wonderful books like Delighting in the Trinity and Rejoicing in Christ — but those affections for God were hard-won.
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The New Tolerance Must Crumble, Says Don Carson

Tony Reinke
The New Tolerance Must Crumble, Says Don Carson
The story of Kim Davis is worth pulling from the heap and revisiting as an opportunity for believers to think through complex issues of Christian faithfulness in a declining culture.
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Rethinking Our Relaxing

Tony Reinke
Rethinking Our Relaxing
How should Christians plan for and enjoy rest and relaxation? We interviewed one author to dig into what the Sabbath means for us today.
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Three Questions to Ask Before Listening to Any Sermon

Tony Reinke
Three Questions to Ask Before Listening to Any Sermon
The world is full of gospels. Having hope and living well depends on being able to hear them all and tell the difference. Here are three simple questions to ask of any sermon.
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The Soul-Shattering Sting of Loneliness

Tony Reinke
The Soul-Shattering Sting of Loneliness
Humans were made for relationships. That makes the sting of loneliness all the more painful. Tony Reinke interviews Peter Leithart on a sensitive topic.
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Top 15 Books of 2015

Tony Reinke
Top 15 Books of 2015
What was your favorite new book this year? Here’s our top 15 of 2015.
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What Stops Our Fighting?

Tony Reinke
What Stops Our Fighting?
What causes fights and divisions between believers? James says it is the desires at war within us (and between us). We are all want-ers, and therein is our greatest weakness, and our greatest hope. The key to resolving the fights between us is resolving the desires within us.
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Unsocial Media

Tony Reinke
Unsocial Media
Technology is often pulling us away each other into a habitat of loneliness. Let’s push back our phones in the morning to become more authentic people, and during the day to to build trust with people in our lives.
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The Only FOMO to Fear

Tony Reinke
The Only FOMO to Fear

Missing the boat, missing the bus, missing a spouse, missing a promotion, missing a stock tip, or missing a date with friends — we have all experienced missing out.

And that’s why the fear of missing out (FOMO) is a…

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The Christian’s Pledge of Allegiance

Tony Reinke
The Christian’s Pledge of Allegiance
Does your heart rise when the Apostles’ Creed is read or recited on Sunday morning? Those eighteen lines have lost some of their power over time, but they were once simultaneously the greatest act of rebellion and the greatest act of allegiance. We need to recover our wonder before these truths.
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Enjoy Your Possessions Before They Possess You

Tony Reinke
Enjoy Your Possessions Before They Possess You
So many people fail to enjoy their possessions because their possessions have possessed them. They’re so focused on money and all it can buy that they miss the goodness of the gifts. But God can free us to enjoy what he has given us to the fullest. Here are four ways he does it in the human heart.
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The Joy Project

Tony Reinke

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

We think of our chase for joy as a fundamental right — and it’s no surprise. By nature we are pleasure-seekers, though chronically unsuccessful at finding the type of joy that will endure…

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Truth in the Age of Cynicism

Tony Reinke
Truth in the Age of Cynicism

“The age of anxiety has given way to the age of cynicism,” recently wrote 30-year-old composer Mohammed Fairouz. “Among my generation, cynicism is no longer a bad word: it’s being celebrated, and often it’s mistaken for intelligence.”

During World War…

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Designed for Joy

John Piper, Denny Burk, Grant Castleberry, Christina Fox, Gloria Furman, David Mathis, Andy Naselli, Trillia Newbell, Jonathan Parnell, Tony Reinke, Courtney Reissig, Joe Rigney, Marshall Segal, Owen Strachan, and Brandon D. Smith
Designed for Joy

It’s one of the most important — and controversial — topics of our time.

God created men and women in his image — equal in value and complementary in roles. These distinctive roles are not the vestiges of a bygone…

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Good

John Piper, Denny Burk, Grant Castleberry, Christina Fox, Gloria Furman, David Mathis, Andy Naselli, Trillia Newbell, Jonathan Parnell, Tony Reinke, Courtney Reissig, Joe Rigney, Marshall Segal, Owen Strachan, and Brandon D. Smith

This book now appears in print under the title Designed for Joy: How the Gospel Impacts Men and Women, Identity and Practice.

Christian complementarity is the conviction that God created men and woman as his image-bearers — equal in

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Four Promises for Our Breakups

Tony Reinke
Four Promises for Our Breakups

Relational breakups hurt. They hurt because we feel rejection from others, but they also hurt because they expose our personal flaws.

When the anger subsides, we search inside to determine what about us failed to meet the expectations of a…

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