Are there enough churches in America? The answer is no.
Christ is the Messiah. So is it arrogant or loving to proclaim him to Jews?
Fresh statements of old truth are always needed, because without them people will read error.
How and why to teach kids the complex and essential doctrines of the Bible.
Part of fulfilling the Great Commission is preparing the next generation to reach the nations. Noel Piper offers suggestions for how to raise your kids to love the world for Christ.
If we deny God's power over evil and suffering, do we deny his wisdom?
Those who break covenant with God forfeit any claim on his promises.
How do the doctrines of grace affect us personally and publicly?
How do you lead your church through financial and logistical surprises?
Because Jesus Christ is the same yesterday today and forever, we are bold to pray for you who will live and minister decades from now.
After removing eternal risk, Christ calls his people to temporal risk.
There is nothing in itself that makes "forgiveness of sins" or justification good news. The gospel is more than that.
Some memorable and meaningful ways to talk to God at the kitchen table.
If God is sovereign, we are secure no matter how perilous it is to obey him.
Knowing God's purpose for prayer deepens our commitment to pray and helps us glorify God for why he does what he does.
“The very thing the tilting ship needs in the storm is the ballast of God’s good sovereignty, not the unburdening of deep and precious truth. What makes the crush of calamity sufferable is not that God shares our shock, but that his bitter providences are laden with the bounty of love” (p. 9).
The doctrine of justification is immeasurably precious to every area of life.
Christ's death on the cross was emotionally and theologically complex, to the greater glory of God.
How can we commend Christ to others so that they might believe?
“We pastors are being killed by the professionalizing of the pastoral ministry . . . The more professional we long to be, the more spiritual death we will leave in our wake" (p. 1).
It was a gift to the world that God ordained a rugged cross to stand in the ruins of the World Trade Center towers.
September 11, 2001 has served to prove at least these ten truths about the sovereign love of God.
God ordains that some wars happen. Ours is to pray that justice, peace, and the proclamation of the gospel prevail.
Christ Jesus is a great hope, even for the worst of sinners.
Let the horror you've been rescued from and the mercy you live in make you humble, thankful, patient, kind, and forgiving.
The fact that any sinner is healthy is Christ’s mercy. Therefore, the fact that some are sick should bring out Christian mercy.
What should we do when it seems like one Biblical truth cancels out another?
All the elect in Christ prevail: God's purpose stands and cannot fail.