The Harlot, the Virgin, and the Bride
How God Makes Us Sexually Whole
Mar 18, 2019
If you are in Christ, a day is coming when you will no longer ache for complete purity. You will see Jesus’s face, and you will be pure as he is pure.
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.
The Sufferer I Want to Be
Why I Love the Apostle Paul
Mar 17, 2019
If deliverance from suffering doesn’t come, it doesn’t mean God hasn’t heard your prayers. It means he has a better plan.
When You Do Not Know What to Do
Mar 16, 2019
When you do not know what to do next, resist the impulse to take things into your hands, and lift your hands instead to God.
Leave Behind the Weariness of Bitterness
Mar 15, 2019
If the cross teaches us anything, it teaches us that God does not take injustice lightly. All accounts will be settled. Every sin will be punished.
What Happens When We Confess Sin
Mar 14, 2019
The joy you so desperately want will require the courage to tell someone the things you don’t want to share about yourself.
Am I Sitting Under Healthy Preaching?
Mar 14, 2019
It’s good to train our bodies and watch our diets. And how much more should we test what we’re feeding our souls?
Hospitality in the Age of Allergies
Mar 13, 2019
How do we love people well through hospitality in an age of food allergies? Here are five lessons for navigating meal-planning.
All We Feared Now Gives Way
Mar 13, 2019
Fear only melts away in the face of something stronger than our fears: in the face of our fear-conquering King.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It’s Not You, It’s God
Nine Lessons for Breakups
Sep 12, 2013
Breakups in the church are painful. Here are lessons for loving others in the heartbreak.