Don't Waste Your Christmas Lawn Ornament
The Story of a Friend's Cab Ride in London
What was your last cab ride like?
A dear friend of Desiring God recently wrote to us about an experience in a London taxi that blessed him—and made more than a few of us here laugh out loud in delight!
A Concise Theology of Role Models
Paul gives a two-part command in Philippians 3:17—join in imitating me and keep your eyes on those who live like us. This idea of imitating Paul and leaders like him is not unique to this passage (2 Thessalonians…Continue Reading
The Shortest Distance Between Points
Growing up, it was the source of endless entertainment. My dad was the guru of shortcuts. He lived on an endless quest for the shortest route to all of the places to which he regularly drove. He was never satisfied…Continue Reading
Faith Is the Embracing, Not the Embraced
The Most Intimate Relationship
Such was the love of the Son of God to the human nature, that he desired a most near and close union with it, something like the union in the persons of the Trinity, nearer than there can be between…
The Grace of God in Our Circumstances
Why You Weren't Born As an Impoverished Child in an Unreached Nation
Have you ever thought about why you were born into your particular circumstances? If you are reading this blog entry you are most likely a Christian whose life…Continue Reading
The Goal of the Apostle Paul is Our Thanksgiving
2 Corinthians 4:13-14 features a piece of Paul's own commentary on his apostolic ministry. After highlighting the sufferings wrapped up in his ministry (2 Corinthians 4:8-10), he quotes a portion of Psalm 116 and identifies himself as having the same…Continue Reading