A Grief Misunderstood
Sep 14, 2018
The world tells us one story about grief. God tells another. He has a place for your tears, patience for your process, and promises for your healing.
Face Your Fear of Man
How Christ Delivers from Human Approval
May 16, 2022
Jesus could love people like he did because he did not fear them like we do.
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.
Heaven Thundered Hallelujah
Watching Easter with Angels
Apr 12, 2020
On the first Easter Sunday, demons gaped, Pharisees scrambled, disciples wondered. And all heaven thundered hallelujah.
Why Are So Many So Silent?
The Insider Movement in America
Nov 13, 2017
Jesus is worth living for, even when it means the loss of social media friends, acceptance with family, or our very lives.
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not
How to Know God Really Loves You
Nov 2, 2017
We will always question God’s love for us if we define his love by how we feel and not by what he has done.
Haters Gon’ Hate
A Liberating Truth for People Pleasers
Aug 14, 2018
Blessed are you when Jesus’s haters hate you. It is precious confirmation that you are his.
Kids Without Car Seats
How My Newborn Exposes Our Nation
Jan 21, 2020
On yet another tragic anniversary of Roe v. Wade, let’s renew our prayers for the United States and all other nations with legalized abortion.
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?
Walk the Endless Shore of His Smile
Why God Delights to Love You
Aug 26, 2019
Perhaps many of us are not happier in our Christian lives because we assume God is as disappointed in us as we can tend to be in ourselves.
Sinners, Saints, or Hypocrites
The Lies We Spread About Grace
Aug 20, 2018
When we discount the grace of good works in the Christian life, we betray how little we really know of God’s grace.
Sing Your Loved Ones Home
Feb 26, 2020
If God affords you the opportunity, sing your loved ones home.
Do You Want the Friends You Need?
Jan 17, 2018
Meet Earnest: He speaks with urgency and sincerity. He says the things others won’t. You may not want this friend, but he’s exactly the one you need.
What Happened to Christian Reverence?
Jun 23, 2022
Where reverence withers, worship suffers.
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.
Born to Rule Himself
Recovering a Lost Dream for Men
Oct 13, 2019
What kind of men does the world need in every generation? Men who rule themselves, lead others, and bow before a mighty God.
A Birmingham Letter for Wittenberg’s Door
Sep 18, 2017
Too many minorities have refused the gospel because they believed the lie that it was the white man’s religion.
The Feel-Good Gospel
How We Use God for Comfort
May 14, 2019
We exist for God. Not the other way around. And it makes all the difference in the world in how we tell others where to find happiness.
If God Gives Me a Daughter
Apr 2, 2019
Wise like Deborah. Valiant like Jael. Courageous like Esther. May our churches celebrate all that it means to be a woman of God.
Stay Safe — Forever
Apr 21, 2020
Scares like the coronavirus reveal our human frailty like little else can. They also reveal how ready we are to die and meet Jesus.
For God So Warned the World
How He Keeps the Ones He Loves
Oct 26, 2021
When you come to a warning in the Bible, do you ignore it because of grace, or do you look for the grace in it?
For Anyone Happy Without God
May 19, 2020
We may know how to share the gospel with the downcast, the hopeless, the discontent. But how do we witness to people who seem to be happy without Jesus?
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 Healing Power of Forgiven Sin
Feb 5, 2018
To the born-again heart, it does make a real difference, when everything else goes wrong, to know we’re right with God.
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