Why Would God Allow My Disappointment?
Nov 23, 2020
For every disappointment God sends our way, he sends a promise along with it. This setback, painful as it is, is working something far better than what we wanted.
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.
A Vast and Vibrant Loveliness
Why God Will Never Be Boring
Nov 22, 2020
We will never imagine that God is greater than he actually is. The greatness of God is unsearchable, immeasurable, always better than we imagine.
God Is More Than ‘God’
Why He Loves to Be Called Father
Nov 21, 2020
If you are a Christian, you have more than a God and Lord. Through Jesus, you have a Father.
The Doctrines of Race
A Call to Make Christ Central
Nov 20, 2020
In Christ is real and true reconciliation, already achieved, ready to be applied. Apart from him, human reconciliation will be thin, partial, and short-lived.
The Problem with Ending Racism
Nov 19, 2020
If we leave Christ behind in our march against racism, we abandon the only real hope we have for change.
Our Welcome to Heaven
Meeting the Great High Priest in Hebrews
Nov 18, 2020
After offering his finished work once for all, Christ sat down at the right hand of the Father, where he now intercedes on the basis of his offering.
But Have You Prayed?
Nov 17, 2020
Some things will not change, things we desperately want to change, unless we humble ourselves, kneel, and plead with our Father in heaven.
One Race United in Christ
How Justification Destroys Ethnic Division
Nov 16, 2020
We cannot love justification by faith alone without also loving ethnic harmony. Justification is God’s way of making all his people one in Christ.
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.
Policies, Persons, and Paths to Ruin
Pondering the Implications of the 2020 Election
Oct 22, 2020
The sins of unrepentant sexual immorality, boastfulness, vulgarity, and factiousness are not only toxic for a nation. They are deadly — forever.
Fasting for Beginners
Aug 26, 2015
Christian fasting sounds so simple, and yet all sorts of complications keep it from happening. Here is a basic guide for more consistent, biblical fasting.
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.