The death of Christ does not turn away the wrath of God from all people. In order to benefit from the work that God has done outside of us, we must now experience the work that he does within us by the Holy Spirit. What is this work and how is it related to the gift of justification?
You may have never heard of Nazareth, and this young girl may be poor and obscure, but don't judge by merely human outward appearances. Her son is going to be great.
Both thieves wanted to be saved from death. But O how differently they sought their salvation.
When Jesus commits his mother to John's care, he is showing us how our needs will be met when we leave everything to follow him.
Let us hold fast that Christ is coming and that all the world will be his someday and we will reign with him forever and ever.
10 practical preparations for hearing the word of God on Sunday morning.
When the Bible says, "We walk by faith, not by sight," it doesn't mean there wasn't any visible evidence or that there isn't any today.
What is God's attitude toward pride? What is the remedy for pride?
One of God's gifts to us in suffering is that we see and experience depths of his Word that a life of ease would never yield.
How to pray huge, general prayers without them sounding vague or stale.
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.
How do you lead your church through financial and logistical surprises?
Christ Jesus is a great hope, even for the worst of sinners.
Though so many have given their lives at war, history holds out hope that few can imagine.
How does a church address earthly needs but not neglect its spiritual task?
Death is our last opportunity on earth to make much of the supreme value of knowing Jesus Christ.
God will always be guilty of high crimes for those who think they’ve never committed any.
Death ushers us directly into either heaven or hell, so let us look to Christ for salvation.