Like Any Prince
Apr 22, 2016
Those of us whose youth was woven with Prince’s music may feel a rip in our hearts and a fresh call to sober reflection.
How Should Christians Comment Online?
Jul 13, 2015
How we comment on articles or social media posts says a lot about us and about what we believe. Let’s seek to show more grace to others.
At Least as Dangerous as Porn
Oct 20, 2017
The Bible says that something is at least as spiritually dangerous as pornography, and it may be even more prevalent in America today.
God Does Not Need You to Be Strong
Jan 22, 2016
Our natural bent is to find our strength for today in ourselves, and not in God. God gives us weaknesses so that we have no choice but to lean on him.
The Secret to Self-Discipline
Sep 7, 2018
You do not lack self-discipline because you lack willpower. Your willpower has simply conquered your desires for God.
Die to Your Flesh and Live
Apr 29, 2016
Fighting your flesh is a daily struggle. What do we prayerfully watch for to escape power of our weak flesh?
Lord, Make Me More Bold
Feb 10, 2017
Whatever it takes, Lord, decrease the hold that unbelieving fear has over me and increase my boldness to declare the gospel to everyone you put in my path.
Don’t Follow Your Heart
God’s Ways Are Not Your Ways
Nov 6, 2015
This short book is a collection of 31 helps for common heart problems. Because your biggest problems in life are heart problems.
Lay Aside the Weight of “Not Feeling Like It”
Jul 12, 2013
Jesus calls us to endurance, not indulgence. Lay aside the weight of instant gratification, and run with faith the race he has set before you.
Lay Aside the Weight of Moodiness
Aug 12, 2016
Bad moods come and go, making us feel irritable, cynical, or depressed, and often causing us to sin against others. How do we navigate these difficult emotions?
Lord, Keep Me from Wasting My Life
Nov 8, 2016
There’s not enough time to do every good thing we might do. But there is enough time to do what God gives us to do.
Jesus Will Not Leave You Alone
Mar 13, 2015
You and Jesus share a desire for your comfort, but you don’t always agree on what kind of comfort is best for you. And he won’t agree to disagree.
What Should We Wear to Church?
Dec 2, 2017
God says almost nothing about how we should dress when we come together to worship him. Almost.
The Secret to Peace and Contentment
Mar 18, 2016
The secret to Christian peace and contentment is not a gnostic secret. This secret is hidden in plain sight throughout the Scripture and is available to anyone who is willing to believe it.
The Secret to Breaking Free from Habitual Sin
Jun 29, 2019
Whenever we are caught in a pattern of sin, we are being held captive by a lie about what will make us happy.
It Is Finished
Apr 18, 2014
The triune God had the Jews, Pilate, and Satan where he wanted them. They had no authority over the Son at all that was not given to them from above.
How Involved Is God in the Details of Your Life?
Jan 16, 2015
God gives us a close-up of Joseph’s life to show us how active he is in ours — how he never leaves us or forsakes us in the good and the bad.
I Will Not Let You Go Unless You Bless Me
Jan 18, 2013
Is there a fear staring you in the face right now? Are you finding your faith in God’s promise shaking? If so, you are likely praying desperately for God to be with you. God will answer you. But you might…
Six Benefits of Ordinary Daily Devotions
Sep 20, 2013
It’s okay if there was no special spark in your Bible reading today. In fact, ordinary devotions are a good thing.
Why Must We Work Out Our Salvation?
May 6, 2011
Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you, both…
How Satan Gets a Hold on You
May 17, 2018
Our best protection against demons is less preoccupation with them and more preoccupation with God.
Lay Aside the Weight of Perfection
Jun 9, 2017
Until you lay aside the awful weight of perfectionism, you will be too consumed with yourself to really love someone else.
Lay Aside Every Weight
Apr 5, 2013
Laying aside weights that hinder your race of faith requires intentionality, focus, and training. Remember the prize that awaits you at the end.
Make Your Mouth a Fountain of Life
Aug 18, 2014
The Bible tells us “death and life are in the power of the tongue” (Proverbs 18:21). That means a lot is at stake in what we say today. And in literate societies like ours, tongues include hands that write, type, paint, or sign.
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