The Serious Sin of Prayerlessness
Four Reasons to Bow Before God
Jan 5, 2024
Failure to pray reveals not just a lack of discipline, but a lack of faith in the gospel of Christ.
My Satisfied Seeking of God
What Tozer Taught Me About Treasure
Apr 19, 2023
Christians are restful and restless, full and hungry, satisfied and always seeking. We have tasted true pleasure in God, and we cannot stop asking for more.
The Hidden Enemy of Family
Nov 19, 2021
Whether our families thrive or wither, advance or retreat, often depends on how invested our families are in God’s family.
‘I Won’t Have What I Need’
What Stealing Says About God and Us
May 3, 2021
What does stealing say about us? The eighth commandment exposes a theological problem, a love problem, and a trust problem.
The Church Is Bigger Than Any Church
What We Still and Will Believe
Jan 4, 2021
How might Sundays be different if we thought of the church not as a building we visit, but as the global and eternal people of God?
Five Points for All Peoples
How Reformed Theology Is Transforming Africa
Oct 24, 2020
The church in Africa does not need more dos and don’ts. It needs the same depth and breadth of theology we all need.
The Gods of the Prosperity Gospel
Unmasking American Idols in Africa
Feb 4, 2020
Preachers of the prosperity “gospel” may quote God’s word, but twist it to support a theology of greed, deceit, and exploitation.
Advent Exists Because Worship Doesn’t
Dec 20, 2017
The announcement of Christmas results in praise because that is why Christmas exists. Christmas exists because God is making worshipers of God.
Joy Will Keep You from Falling Away
Why Jesus Sent the Spirit
Apr 10, 2017
The Spirit has guided the church into truth, and has glorified Jesus, by giving us the Bible. Glorify Christ by giving yourself to the Book.
How to Please a Holy God
Mar 8, 2016
Most Christians want their life to be pleasing to God, but feel constantly insecure because of all their sin. Hebrews offers good news for those hoping to please a holy God.
Suffering Is Our Story
Walking the Well-Worn Path of Pain
Jan 19, 2016
When suffering comes for the name of Jesus, where will you find the encouragement to endure? Where will you find consolation in the loneliness of your grief?
What Does the Rainbow Mean for Gays?
Jul 18, 2015
What do you think of when you see the rainbow flag? Most likely, you think of homosexuality or the wider LGBT movement. Gilbert Baker, the man credited with pioneering the celebratory rainbow flag flying over the gay movement, recently lauded…
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