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.
Forsake Your Favorite Excuse
How Christ Frees Us to Own Our Sin
Feb 15, 2021
No sin is too dark, too wicked, too twisted for God to forgive. But only if we repent instead of make excuses.
‘Whoever Is Ashamed of Me’
A Call to the Quietly Christian
Feb 2, 2021
If Christians strive to fit in with the world around us, the world around us will perish apart from Christ.
‘Curse God and Die’
Satan’s Favorite Response to Suffering
Jan 27, 2021
With every grief and unexpected sorrow, Satan stands by ready to encourage us to curse such an uncaring God.
The Land That Turns Women into Ostriches
Jan 22, 2021
The ostrich “deals cruelly with her young, as if they were not hers.” Is ours a land where ostriches roam?
The Dying World Outside My Window
Jan 3, 2021
You will not spend eternity with Jesus without first someone telling you about him. Who needs you to be that voice for them?
The Dangerous Love of Ease
Dec 27, 2020
How many of us are yet to taste the spiritual adrenaline of a real adventure with God because we have not been willing to let go of our earthly comforts?
His Broken Body Rose
What We Still and Will Believe
Dec 17, 2020
The agony of the death of Christ cannot be overstated, and neither can the magnitude of his victory.
The Future of Masculinity
Dec 3, 2020
You may flee from biblical manhood and womanhood on earth, but you will not finally escape the Masculine. He is coming. Will you be ready?
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