Why Homosexuality Is Not Like Other Sins
Apr 21, 2014
Homosexual acts are not the only sins prohibited in the Bible, but right now they are different from the rest.
Parenting Means Wrestling Demons
Mar 4, 2015
When parents know they’re wrestling demons, they expect a battle in the home — and they also expect Jesus to wage war on their behalf.
Planned Parenthood: How Much Longer?
Jul 14, 2015
Today a video was released of Planned Parenthood’s Senior Director of Medical Services casually describing how they sell aborted babies’ organs for profit. It’s just another example of the abortion industry self-destructing. How much longer will we allow it to continue, America?
When God Calls You Out
Feb 22, 2015
God calls us into the frightening, the stressful, and the unknown so that he might teach us to rely not on ourselves, but on him.
The Main Ingredient in Effective Prayer
Jul 18, 2013
Prayer is effective, not because of great men who pray, but because of a great God who in Christ graciously hears his people.
Three Reasons to Get Some Sleep
Jan 31, 2014
Life is too short to sleep all the time, but life is also too short not to sleep more than a lot of us do. Here are good reasons to get some sleep.
God Will Fulfill His Purpose for You
Dec 14, 2013
Wherever you find yourself right now, God has specifically chosen this place and this moment just for you. His providence can only bring good to you.
Ten Ways to Pray for Your Wife
Jan 3, 2013
Men, here are ten things to consistently ask from God for your wife as you lead and love her for the sake of Christ and the good of her soul.
Open the Door to Halloween
Oct 28, 2014
How you spend Halloween may reveal what you really believe about the Christian life.
Dads, Write in Your Bible
Dec 30, 2013
Dads, as you think about your personal Bible reading this year, here’s one new habit you might consider: Write in your Bible.
Nine Reasons You Can Face Anything
Mar 18, 2013
God’s sovereignty is not mainly a theological problem with the past, but an invincible hope for tomorrow. You can bank your life on these nine promises.
Either ‘Okay’ or ‘Thank You’
Everyday Life and the Father’s Will
May 11, 2015
My five-year-old can’t stop saying the f-word. It just happened. I didn’t teach it to her. Her mom didn’t either. But again and again — and every Saturday without fail . . .
24 Free eBooks for You
Jan 29, 2015
Over the past two years, the team at desiringGod.org has published a series of ebooks made available to our readers free of charge. Get the full list of 24, download, and enjoy.
Three Things to Remember When You Read the Bible
Sep 27, 2014
This very basic reminder recalibrates our hearts and stills the swirling of our minds in daily Bible reading, especially when we find ourselves in a rut.
What Our Anger Is Telling Us
May 22, 2014
Anger not only says something about what just happened; it also says something about our own hearts. What we become angry about reveals what we love.
Rest Because You Can
Jul 14, 2014
At night when we go to bed, on a whole day when we pause our projects, in a season of vacation or Sabbatical, our stopping work is our saying “Enough!” to the merry-go-round. We don’t have to ride this thing. There remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God (Hebrews 4:9–10).
14 Free eBooks for You
Jun 17, 2013
Twenty percent of all the books sold last year were electronic, says the latest report from Bookstats. This simply means that ebooks are still on the rise. More and more users like to carry their libraries in their hands. And…
Living the American Nightmare
Aug 17, 2015
It’s not the nightmare of violence in the Middle East, or the generic nightmare of life in a fallen world. It’s the American Nightmare — the one where millions of us are murdered, and our body parts are quietly sold for research, all by an organization our government is funding.
Your Sorrow Will Turn to Joy
Morning & Evening Meditations for Holy Week
Mar 14, 2016
A team of pastors and scholars walk us through Holy Week with short meditations for each morning and evening, from Palm Sunday to the triumph of Easter.
Not Your Mother's Kind of Tolerance
Aug 2, 2012
Views that advocate same-sex marriage are free to exist, but they are wrong. Now, stop. Read the above sentence again. Are you okay with it? Chances are how you feel about that statement indicates your understanding (or misunderstanding) of tolerance…
Lecrae Raps the Gospel in One Minute
Feb 13, 2013
We recently sat down with Lecrae to talk about his latest album, Gravity, which just won Best Gospel Album at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards. Here he raps the gospel in one minute:
Jesus Paid It All
Feb 21, 2016
“Jesus paid it all.” Some of the most relevant things you need to know today are simple and familiar. Meditate on what Jesus has done, and marvel that he did it for you.
A Prayer for the Parent’s Soul
Oct 27, 2014
Parenting is inescapably the work of waiting. As a parent, especially to young children, you are constantly devoting your time and energy into something that doesn’t produce immediate results.
Three Questions to Ask Before Watching a Movie
Feb 15, 2014
It’s never been easier to watch movies, and never easier to be influenced by them. Here are three questions to ask of every movie.