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.
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.
Sing Your Loved Ones Home
Feb 26, 2020
If God affords you the opportunity, sing your loved ones home.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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?
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.
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.
He Comes Quickly
Are You Still Waiting?
Mar 26, 2023
The last picture of the church in Scripture shows a bride looking up to heaven, crying out, “Come!” Do we still look and long for our Lord’s return?
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.
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.
Time Cannot Forgive Our Sin
May 28, 2018
Time may seem to heal a human heart, but it does not remedy an offense against Almighty God.
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.
If God Approves, Let Men Condemn
Lessons from Spurgeon on Controversy
Jul 22, 2020
Charles Spurgeon held to his convictions without compromise, and it cost him dearly. But as long as his Master stood by him, he could endure the worst of treatment.
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.
Take Up Thy Swords
A Challenge to Memorize Chapters
Jun 14, 2017
Memorizing chapters of the Bible is not for extraordinary Christians, but for any Christian at war with their sin and in wonder of their Savior.
Be Thou My Vision
The Prayer of Every Christian
Dec 10, 2019
We will not always walk through darkness, but while we do, we need the Lord to help us take each next step.
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.
Oh, for Grace to Trust You More
Oct 21, 2018
As much as Satan, unbelief, and circumstances tell you otherwise, God wrote “I love my children” in permanent marker across Calvary.
Sympathy Without Distress
The Exalted Compassion of Christ
Apr 2, 2022
The risen Jesus remembers us, loves us, intercedes for us — and not in a way that diminishes his heavenly joy. That is really good news.
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.
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