When the glory of God grows dim in our eyes, bodily appetites become gods. When we lose sight of a big purpose for our lives, sexual urges become too big.
At what point should a Christian woman keep encouraging her spiritually lethargic boyfriend — and at what point should she call it off?
When do we experience the love of God most deeply? Not when we get whatever we want, but when he does whatever it takes to satisfy us in himself.
We seem hardwired to be happiest when life goes well, and saddest when life goes poorly. How can we root our joy in Jesus instead of circumstances?
Jesus and the apostles regularly warn against the dangers of wealth. So, should rich Christians take steps to downgrade their lifestyle?
Jesus promises spectacular responses to our prayers, but only if our desires are shaped by his word abiding within us.
The Bible repeatedly warns us against false teachers. But how can we actually identify them, especially if their ministry is mainly online?
On the morning after September 11, 2001, a radio station interviewed Pastor John about the day’s stunning and tragic attack. Listen to the 47-minute recording.
The New Testament never pairs the blessing of God with material prosperity in this age. So, what does it really mean to be blessed?
Don’t be intimidated when people far smarter than you level arguments against Jesus. Your personal testimony has power to trump the most sophisticated arguments.
At the end of this age, “the love of many will grow cold.” What will such coldness look like — and how can we guard ourselves against it?