Doctors of the Soul
Tested Cures for Today’s Counselors
Jun 20, 2019
The branches of previous centuries are heavy with the fruit of good answers to ongoing questions.
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.
Scrolling for Significance
Why Do I Keep Clicking?
Jun 19, 2019
When we attempt life without Christ, the best we get is shadows without substance, pleasure without joy, and entertainment without life.
How to Fight When You Fail
Jun 19, 2019
When you fail, don’t seek to pay for your own sins. Sit beneath the discipline of God, trusting in his Son’s work and in his fatherly love.
Let Your Waiting Say, ‘I Trust You’
Jun 18, 2019
We often wait because we must. We have little choice in the matter. But patience is our gift to our Father while we wait.
Moved by All Our Sorrows
The Tender Compassion of Christ
Jun 18, 2019
When God himself walked among us, he did not erupt with anger at every turn, though he could have. Instead, he showed a heart abounding with compassion.
Why God Made Your Mouth
Jun 17, 2019
God could not have given our mouths a higher calling than to be channels of grace. When you open yours, does the world become a better place, or worse?
Was He Too Prone to Wander?
Robert Robinson (1735–1790)
Jun 16, 2019
Some think that Robert Robinson, who wrote the line, “Prone to wander, Lord, I feel it,” did in fact wander from Jesus by the end of his life. Did he?
Stop Loving Your Spouse Too Much
Jun 15, 2019
Every marriage is either Christian or idolatrous. And two married Christians can be idolatrous, without even realizing it.
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.