Who Else But You?
Jan 11, 2015
Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever...
Back to the Heart of Worship
Feb 8, 2015
The heart of worship is delighting in Jesus and expressing praise to him for the true things the Scriptures teach us about him.
When God Calls You Out
Feb 22, 2015
God calls us into the frightening, the stressful, and the unknown so that he might teach us to rely not on ourselves, but on him.
What Is Your Greatest Fear?
Mar 8, 2015
The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? (Psalm 27:1) If anyone had a reason to fear, it was David. When he…
God’s Grace Will Find You
Apr 19, 2015
The phrase is so popular, do we really know what David is saying? “Even though,” he begins, “*Even though* I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil. . .” (verse 4).
Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing
Apr 26, 2015
After young Robert Robinson lost his father, he rebelled in excess — drinking, gambling, and causing trouble. Then he wrote “Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing.”
Worship in the Good and Bad
May 3, 2015
We may have ten thousand reasons to praise him in the best times, but this one reason can suffice in the worst times: He is God.
Lord, You’re Beautiful
May 31, 2015
As for me, I shall behold your face in righteousness; when I awake, I shall be satisfied with your likeness. (Psalm 17:15) One day we will stand before Jesus. If we could see through the clutter of our lives now…
My All in All
Jun 14, 2015
The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up. Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. (Matthew 13:44) Lots of people are…
Jun 21, 2015
As strong as Satan may seem, as powerful as sin’s pull may be, as enslaving as our shame feels, as dire as our circumstances appear, Jesus is stronger.
It Is Well
Aug 9, 2015
For Horatio Spafford, Christ was the key to suffering well. Only his love for Jesus was able to carry him across the most violent waves of life.
A Worship Song Worthy of Eternity
Sep 6, 2015
And they sang a new song, saying, “Worthy are you to take the scroll and to open its seals, for you were slain, and by your blood you ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and…
How Great Is Our God
Sep 13, 2015
May all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who love your salvation say continually, “Great is the LORD!” (Psalm 40:16) Great is an important word. We use it to talk about something of unusually large…
Two Obstacles to a Relationship with God
Oct 4, 2015
Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the holy places by the blood of Jesus, by the new and living way that he opened for us through the curtain, that is, through his flesh, and since we have a…
The Old Me Made New
Oct 25, 2015
The cross was the greatest price ever paid. But what did Jesus buy with his blood? Far too many Christians settle for far too little from God’s. Yes, he forgives us, but he also makes us new. Read the meditation, and stream a song from Shane & Shane specifically written for Psalm 51.
The First Noël
Dec 24, 2015
The joy Jesus brings is a joy for the whole world. To prepare for Christmas, listen to Shane & Shane sing The First Noël and read a meditation written for the carol.
All the Poor and Powerless
Jan 31, 2016
Christianity is not for the self-sufficient, the rich, or the strong. Jesus didn’t come to comfort the well-to-do, but to call the unrighteous, weak, and poor in spirit.
No Pow’r of Hell, No Scheme of Man
May 8, 2016
It would not be good news if God were unrighteous, and if he were not angry with genocidal dictators and the pimps of child prostitution.
May 22, 2016
When the road is difficult and the enemies intimidating, God stands by ready to help, protect, and satisfy us. He gives us his manual, and then moves in with us.
My Joy in the Desert
Mar 26, 2017
Our plea in the desert is not simply for strength and survival, but for joy. Christians alone can rejoice in trials, because this is where we find more of God.