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?
Secret Sins Will Harm Others
Nov 27, 2020
If you want to love others well, take every temptation seriously. One of the best ways we can love those closest to us is by obeying God when no one else is watching.
The Problem with Ending Racism
Nov 19, 2020
If we leave Christ behind in our march against racism, we abandon the only real hope we have for change.
No Holiness, No Heaven
How to Know If Faith Is Real or Dead
Nov 14, 2020
No one in heaven will be there on the basis of his own good works, and no one will be there who did not walk in good works on earth.
I Have Fought the Good Fight
How Assurance Changes Everything
Nov 8, 2020
Deep, rich assurance teaches us to look at death without fear, to look at the past without shame, and to look toward the next life without a doubt.
The Underwhelming God
How to Drive Men Away from Church
Nov 1, 2020
We will see more men of God in the church as we introduce men to the real God.
Only His Heart Can Heal Yours
Oct 29, 2020
When Christ loves his people, he never loves them for only a time or a season. He loves them all the way to the end, and then on into eternity.
The Safety of Yesterday’s Wars
How to Avoid the Fiercest Battles
Oct 8, 2020
As men of God, we cannot hide behind the failures of yesterday to escape the battles of today.
Feelings Make Wonderful Gods
A Demon’s Guide to Human Emotions
Sep 27, 2020
One of Satan’s most dangerous weapons lies in the heart of every human: our feelings.
Would a Loving God Wound Me?
Sep 19, 2020
Would a loving God ever hurt me? Ever take away things that I love? Ever be the source of my pain?
The Envy of Angels
What Heaven Sees in the Redeemed
Sep 7, 2020
Do you struggle to see and believe who you are in Christ? Imagine how the angels in heaven might see you.
Alone Against the Mob
Crowds, Cancel Culture, and Courage
Aug 31, 2020
Crowds have the power to make the timid brave, the good better, and the bad devastatingly worse — a reality we find in our Bibles and our day.
Will Your Life Count When You’re Gone?
A Plea for Spiritual Fathers
Aug 23, 2020
The best of fathers will fight, pray, sacrifice, and defend until his last breath so that his family and church thrive long after he’s gone.
Feeds on Fire
What Christians Can Bring to Online Conflict
Aug 14, 2020
Faithfulness to Christ online may mean being unfriended or unfollowed by some, but it will always mean being gracious to all.
‘All Will Rest in Peace’
How Satan Comforts the Bereaved
Aug 9, 2020
“He’s in a better place.” Has any lie in history led more people away from heaven?
Polite Villains of the Universe
Jul 31, 2020
Assume false teachers will look and sound like false teachers, and you’ll be all the more likely to follow one.
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A digest from Desiring God