One Way a Small Church Is Blessed
A true story and an example to emulate. . . .
Kristina (my niece) is a young woman with a complicated life.
She was born with a rare genetic disorder that resulted in orthopedic issues across her entire body alongside…Continue Reading
Can Authentic Faith Be Awakened by a Physical Miracle?
Did Jesus teach that miracles are useless for those who reject the word? Here’s the story he told:
From hades the rich man implored Abraham to send Lazarus to warn his five brothers not to come to that place of…
Desiring God Online in China
Take Courage, Young Mother
There is a principle here that applies to you and me: God takes small, imperfect things and builds them into a habitation for his glory. O, how we should take courage in our little spheres of influence! And…
Should We Be "Colorblind" About Race?
Christmas Is the End of History
Creation out of nothing was an awesome event. Imagine what the angelic spirits must have felt when the universe, material reality of which they had never imagined, was brought forth out of nothing by the command of God.…
The Joseph Trilogy (Part 1)
A Painful Decision
When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her…
Interview with Bob Kauflin on the Theology and Practice of Worship
Wimpy Theology and True Womanhood
Pastor John, from the 2008 True Woman Conference:
Wimpy theology makes wimpy women. That’s my assumption that I bring to this evening. Wimpy theology simply does not give a woman a God that is big enough, strong enough, wise enough,…