What are some practical steps that we can take to stay alive to the beauty of God's world?
If we are unmerciful, unforgiving people, if we hold grudges or cherish resentments or plan revenge, then what we are saying in effect to God is, "This is the way I prefer life to be." And so he will give us what we have preferred at the day of judgment; no mercy, no forgiveness, but only vengeance. If Christ has not changed us (and I don't mean perfection, but only significant change), then probably we have never known him.
What is the Almighty that we should serve him? Good question, depending on the tone of voice.
When love has wept and worked, it must have some answers. Not all the answers, but some.
In just one chapter Paul outlines a whole theology of the resurrection.
If we deny God's power over evil and suffering, do we deny his wisdom?
God ordains that some wars happen. Ours is to pray that justice, peace, and the proclamation of the gospel prevail.
God is worthy enough to inspire an infinite number of new and imaginative expressions of his beauty.
What are the essentials of worship that go deeper than style and form?
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.
If your emotions are drawn more by material things than by Christ then you probably aren't seeing the beauty of grace.