It is important to try to persuade people, like Luke in his Gospel, of the truth of Christianity.
I feel tremendously challenged by the example of Jesus to strive for increased wisdom and understanding of Scripture.
Never underestimate the power of truth spoken in a single sentence.
Be in sync with God about marriage and out of sync with secular western culture.
10 practical preparations for hearing the word of God on Sunday morning.
What is God's attitude toward pride? What is the remedy for pride?
Will the pain of losing all that you have on earth fade at the prospect of seeing and being with Christ?
How to pray huge, general prayers without them sounding vague or stale.
It is not out of antiquarian allegiance that we love the truth—even the hard ones. It is out of love to Christ and to the people who need his truth.
Sometimes we are prepared to see what we see and sometimes our minds have to be changed before we can accept reality.
There is no place for despair in the Christian life. To be out of the pit of hell is to be on the ground of mercy.
Joy is not just the spin-off of obedience to God, but part of obedience.
Those who break covenant with God forfeit any claim on his promises.
How do you lead your church through financial and logistical surprises?
Christ Jesus is a great hope, even for the worst of sinners.
There are two reasons (at least) why God hates for man to boast in man.
Though so many have given their lives at war, history holds out hope that few can imagine.
What are the essentials of worship that go deeper than style and form?
What characteristics ought to mark the life of a Christian sojourner?
Christ purchased privileges for the children of believers. But he did not guarantee their salvation.
Our calling in this world is not to wait for the arrival of the perfect, but to pick our way through the thicket of flaws.
Eight gifts to ask God to give to your church's leadership.
No sorrow in the Christian's life will end ultimately in grief. Jesus' blood will have the final say.
If your emotions are drawn more by material things than by Christ then you probably aren't seeing the beauty of grace.