You Can Improve Your Relationship with God
Sep 18, 2018
Satan wants you to think you can’t improve your relationship with God. God wants to give you even more of himself.
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 in 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.
Gay Rights, Hate Speech, and Hospitality
Longings of a Former Lesbian
Sep 18, 2018
How did Christian beliefs about homosexuality become hate speech? Rosaria Butterfield traces the cultural shift and commends a way forward.
What Do Cessationists Believe About Prophecy?
Sep 17, 2018
The Bible is unspeakably precious, and its authority and sufficiency must be gladly guarded for the sake of Christ’s glory and the church’s joy.
Planned. Purchased. Preserved.
How God Saves and Keeps a Sinner
Sep 16, 2018
A Christian’s salvation rests secure in a cord of three unbreakable strands: The Father planned it. The Son purchased it. The Spirit preserves it.
The Benefit of Bad Sermons
Sep 15, 2018
If we tune out during another boring sermon on Sunday, it may say less about the preacher’s ability and more about our spiritual maturity.
Raising a Family Far from Home
Sep 14, 2018
If God has taken you far from family for his name’s sake, he plans to give you the family you need through your local church.
A Grief Misunderstood
Sep 14, 2018
The world tells us one story about grief. God tells another. He has a place for your tears, patience for your process, and promises for your healing.
How the Spirit Draws a Child
Five Things Parents Can Do
Sep 13, 2018
We cannot change our children’s hearts on our own. But we can welcome the Spirit’s work as we join him in exalting the name of Jesus Christ in our homes.
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.
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.
How to Live Under an Unqualified President
Jan 20, 2017
Donald Trump is morally unqualified to be president of the United States. How then shall Christians live under such a leader?