Live Like You’ll Live Forever
Oct 23, 2021
How might it change us if we really believed that we, and every soul we meet, will live forever?
Every Other Way Leads to Death
Why We Keep Sharing Christ
Oct 14, 2021
No matter how many rejections you’ve received, no matter how much fruit hasn’t come, no matter how discouraged you feel, do not grow weary in sharing Christ.
Feed the Sheep by Any Hand
Fighting Envy in Pastoral Ministry
Oct 3, 2021
The best shepherds know they aren’t the best shepherd. And so they gladly lead their sheep to him.
In a World of Dragons
Our Deep Desire for Somewhere Else
Sep 27, 2021
If your wildest dream came true, another would grow behind it. Beware of expecting a happiness from earth that you will only find from heaven.
The Illusion of Normal Days
Sep 12, 2021
The return of Christ should shape our lives in such a way that worldly people laugh at how we’ve wasted them.
Why Won’t You Dance?
Following Christ in an Unappeasable World
Sep 6, 2021
No matter how winsome, how nuanced, or how gentle you are, if you live faithfully for Jesus Christ, you will offend others — and likely will be hated.
Is My Christian Life Just a Dream?
Aug 13, 2021
How do you know you are really a Christian and not simply making it up in your mind?
A Believer’s Guide to Redeeming Time
Aug 8, 2021
Before you turn to the next best-seller on personal productivity, ask what God has said about redeeming time.
The Treasure Slipping Silently Away
Jul 18, 2021
One of life’s greatest secrets is that time is more valuable than most of what we spend our time trying to have.
A Place to Eat, Sleep, and Watch
Emptiness in the Modern Household
Jul 12, 2021
For many families today, the household is mainly a place of eating, sleeping, and entertainment. For many families in the past, it was a place of production and purpose.
Lord, Spare Our Land
How Revival Begins in America
Jul 4, 2021
If God spares the United States of America, it will be because the faithful kept praying, kept gathering, kept sharing, kept serving, kept loving.
‘May You Worship Your Father’s God’
The Spiritual Legacy of Faithful Men
Jun 20, 2021
In the heart of godly fathers, one hope for our children rises above every other: may you worship your father’s God.
Assume the Best of Others
Resilient Love in an Age of Suspicion
Jun 13, 2021
In societies soaked with suspicion, Christians set ourselves apart by being refreshingly ready to hope for the best in others.
If You Could See the End
The Story God Writes in Suffering
Jun 7, 2021
Immerse your heart and mind in the story God is writing, so that you can see beyond the darkness when your shadows come.
Bored to Death
How Triviality Ruins a Man
May 30, 2021
Life is short. Eternity presses near. Don’t let Satan tempt you into wasting the few breaths you have on what is trivial.
Jesus, Ready to Forgive
How God Summons the Guilty
May 15, 2021
Guilt, misery, and hopelessness are not reasons to stay away from Jesus. They are good reasons to run to him with all your heart.
Thou Shalt Not Slander
May 6, 2021
Part of what makes social media volatile and divisive is that we have learned to tolerate, and even encourage, false witnesses.
Prophet, Priest, and King
The High Calling of Christian Husbands
Apr 30, 2021
Husbands and fathers are not Christ. But they have a high calling to imitate, display, and impart Christ in their homes.
The Sweet Grief of Repentance
Apr 14, 2021
If you want to lift your life to God in praise, then confront your sin with grace-filled repentance.
The Bliss of This Glorious Thought
Good Friday Through the Eyes of Angels
Apr 2, 2021
How might angels have experienced the wonderful horrors of the cross? Come let the grace in his wounds wash over you again.
How to Redeem a Wasted Life
Mar 18, 2021
Do you feel you have wasted your life? God wrote a story that could change yours forever.
Trapped for All Eternity
A Demon’s View of Heaven
Mar 14, 2021
A vague heaven, a boring heaven, a merely reasonable heaven does not bother the devil much. But one thing he cannot stand: a desired heaven.
The Sin of Doing Nothing
Mar 5, 2021
The most subtle way to waste our lives would be to do every possible good thing except the great good Jesus specifically told us to do.
Laboring a Few Days for Christ
How Great Loves Make Burdens Light
Feb 28, 2021
If the days feel longer, the nights darker, the burdens heavier, ask God to lighten your heart by inflaming it for him.
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