Take the Hill
How Mission Brings Men Together
Nov 11, 2021
The apostle Paul labored shoulder to shoulder with men in such a way that he could call them “fellow soldiers.” Do we have such men beside us?
Victory That Lasts
Where to Begin Against Lust
Nov 18, 2021
Many fail to gain victory in sexual purity because they begin with how and not with why.
The Many and Marvelous Names of Jesus
Nov 28, 2021
Why so many names for Jesus? Because God wanted us to know that we will always have more to see and love in him.
How God Weighs Our Words
Dec 13, 2021
Few thoughts should make us slower to speak than this one: on judgment day, every word we speak will stand before the throne of God.
Christmas with an Empty Chair
When the Holiday Just Isn’t the Same
Dec 23, 2021
We need not hide or suppress the pain of loss at Christmas. God means for the pain to deepen our joy and hope in him.
Repentance for a New Year
Jan 2, 2022
When you hear God’s summons to repent, do you hear an invitation to misery, or a doorway to joy?
Desperate for Distraction
Why We’re Bad at Being Alone
Jan 9, 2022
For many, “quiet time” is anything but quiet. Distractions, diversions, and notifications fill the room. How can we learn to get alone with God in our brave, new world of distractions?
In Love with the Life You Don’t Have
Jan 30, 2022
Discontentment comes subtly, easily, naturally. Contentment comes slowly, deeply, supernaturally.
Let Tragedy Find Us Living
Feb 4, 2022
The story of Job reminds us that our world can be undone in an afternoon. Have you prepared your soul for the worst that may come?
Sons of Lionhearted Saints
Recovering Our Lost Lineage
Feb 13, 2022
The pages of Scripture are filled with the stories of brothers and sisters meant to stir up your heart and keep you following Jesus.
The Contagion of Cowardice
Feb 22, 2022
God requires a lot of men in the church. The enemies are real, and the risks are great. Will we trust God enough to lay aside our fears?
As for Me and My House
The Delightful Duty of Family Religion
Mar 7, 2022
God doesn’t want worship to be a tiny corner of family life. He wants worship to touch every room, closet, and hallway.
Lord, Let Me Die
Mercy for Those Tired of Living
Mar 13, 2022
Some walk through the valley of the shadow of death and long to just lie down. How does God respond to those who pray for life to end?
The Subtle Way to Waste Your Life
Confessions of a Sophisticated Sloth
Mar 24, 2022
Life is rarely wasted all at once, but rather through thousands of small, seemingly insignificant moments.
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.
What God Can Do in One Conversation
Recovering the Power of Personal Evangelism
Apr 9, 2022
In all the emphases on slow, patient, relational evangelism, have we forgotten just how much God can do in a single conversation?
The Love in His Grief
How the Spirit Responds to Our Sin
Apr 18, 2022
The Spirit can be grieved with us. But if we are in Christ, the Spirit will never leave us.
Stuck Between the World and God
How I Almost Died in Indecision
May 6, 2022
God is not honored by mere checked boxes. He’s honored by a life that says he can be trusted, obeyed, and treasured above all else.
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.
Seeing Is Not Believing
Why We Miss God in Daily Life
May 29, 2022
Some imagine they would believe in God if he would simply write his message in the clouds. But what if he actually did?
Because They Are No More
Jun 6, 2022
If a pitiless culture will not mourn for the missing, she will.
Do Not Fear to Leave This World
Jun 15, 2022
Want to measure your growth in grace? Consider how deeply you long for heaven.
What Happened to Christian Reverence?
Jun 23, 2022
Where reverence withers, worship suffers.
The Costs of Thin Christianity
Jul 5, 2022
The deepest, fullest, most vibrant unity is found in embracing, not a few favorite verses, but everything God has said in his word.
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