Are We Living Out Romans 1?
Blessing and Curse in a Post-Obergefell World
Feb 27, 2020
What would Romans 1 look like in a nation today? And what does it mean for Christians living in a post-Obergefell world?
Joy changes everything, because God is most glorified in us when are most satisfied in him.
The Sovereignty of God
God does all that he pleases, and nothing can derail his ultimate purposes, including the human will.
Prayer to God includes our praises, confessions, thanksgivings, and requests. Because of Christ, he is listening.
Not only has God revealed himself by speaking, but he put it in a book for us to access whenever we desire.
Jesus saves sinners. At the heart of the Christian faith is the glory of God in the rescue of the ungodly.
Pain is not only a threat in this life, but a promise. But no hardship is bigger, deeper, or lasts longer than God.
Sing Your Loved Ones Home
Feb 26, 2020
If God affords you the opportunity, sing your loved ones home.
Does God Really Hate Me?
When Deep Love Feels Like Wrath
Feb 25, 2020
Intense and abiding pain often seems to cast serious doubt on God’s love for us. How can we tell if our suffering is discipline or judgment?
What If Jesus Never Left?
Why His Absence Is Our Advantage
Feb 24, 2020
What would life be like today if Jesus had never left us? Not as good as it is now.
The First Requirement for Christian Leaders
Feb 23, 2020
Men who are above reproach are not only innocent of wrongdoing. They also avoid, so far as it depends on them, any suspicion of wrongdoing.
Will He Fail Me Now?
When We Doubt the Faithfulness of God
Feb 22, 2020
God has promised us great things. We do not need to fear. Won’t he do them?
How to Suffer Well
Three Ways to Prepare Now
Feb 21, 2020
If we want to suffer well, we need to learn where to stand, and where to look, when our storms come.
The Wrath of God Was Satisfied
Wondrous Love in the Awful Cross
Feb 20, 2020
We may talk of “the cross” but rarely grapple with the horror of what we speak about nor the glory of the one who died upon it.
What Grieving People Wish You Knew at Christmas
Dec 21, 2016
For those who’ve recently lost someone they love, the holidays can seem more like something to survive than to enjoy.
Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins
Apr 21, 2014
Homosexual acts are not the only sins prohibited in the Bible, but right now they are different from the rest.
When the Not-Yet Married Meet
Dating to Display Jesus
Jun 6, 2013
The great prize in dating is not Christ-centered intimacy, but Christ-centered clarity. And seven other principles for Christian dating.
So-Called Same-Sex Marriage
Lamenting the New Calamity
Jun 26, 2015
On June 26, 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that states cannot ban same-sex marriage. But God would have us weep for our sins, not institutionalize them.
Fasting for Beginners
Aug 26, 2015
Fasting sounds so simple, and yet all sorts of complications keep it from happening. To help you start down the slow path to good fasting, here are six simple pieces of advice.
Parents, Require Obedience of Your Children
Oct 29, 2013
The laziness of Christian parents perplexes me. I hope these nine observations will help rescue some from the folly of laissez-faire parenting.