Surprised by Trials
Preparing for Unexpected Suffering
Jul 17, 2018
Trials may shake you, but they don’t need to shatter you. Here are three ways to prepare for unexpected suffering.
Don’t Read the Puritans, Read Spurgeon!
Feb 14, 2013
I must confess to having slightly overstated my point in the title of this post. I rejoice in the recent resurgence of interest in the Puritans, who have so much to teach us. Perhaps a better way to capture the…
Finding Your Pleasure in God’s Pleasure
Mar 9, 2013
A few years ago, I became so disillusioned with how the word faith gets misused today that I wanted to propose we simply drop the word altogether, and perhaps use trust instead. But as I’ve aged, I’ve realized more and…
Faithfully Pursuing Fruitfulness
Feb 24, 2013
One of several helpful discussions in the speaker panel at the recent Desiring God Conference for Pastors dealt with implications from Kent Hughes’s pastor-saving message on “Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome.” Two possible errors were discussed —…