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.
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.
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…
What Is a Disciple?
Jul 28, 2014
What does it actually mean to be a “disciple” of Jesus? If we are going to make disciples, we need to know what it means to be one.
When the Sex Should Stop
Nov 14, 2013
Sometimes sex should stop in marriage. The sometimes is really important. Not all the time. It’s not what is normative or typical. It’s sometimes. And, at the same time, be sure that sometimes really means some-times. Real times…
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.
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.
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.
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.
What Our Anger Is Telling Us
May 22, 2014
Anger says something not only about what just happened; it also says something about our own hearts. What we become angry about reveals what we love.
The Seven Deadly Sins
Jan 13, 2015
Our hearts were designed to enjoy a full and forever happiness, not the pitiful, temporary pleasures for which we’re too prone to settle.
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.
100 Quotes from You on Sanctification
Jun 29, 2012
Without further ado . . . the randomly selected winner of the quote contest is Andrew Donth, who shared some Spurgeon with us. Here's the quote: Charles Spurgeon: "If he gives you the grace to make you believe, he will…
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.
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?
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 . . .
Strengthen Your Faith Through Physical Exercise
Jun 9, 2014
Both bodies and souls are important to the Christian. We know that God created humans with these two interconnected parts, and that the health (or sickness) of one can influence the health (or sickness) of the other. God made us…
Open the Door to Halloween
Oct 28, 2014
How you spend Halloween may reveal what you really believe about the Christian life.
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.
13 Reasons Christians Don’t Have to Be Afraid
Jan 27, 2013
When fear threatens to paralyze you, call to mind and trust these 13 promises God gives to his children.
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.
Designed for Joy
How the Gospel Impacts Men and Women, Identity and Practice
Jul 31, 2015
God created men and women in his image — equal in value and complementary in roles, which are integral to God’s good design for humanity.
Who Is Your Neighbor? Well, Who Are You?
Jul 29, 2012
"Who is my neighbor?" An earnest lawyer asks Jesus this question in Luke 10:29. We soon learn it's one of those conversations that's padded out in advance. He asks a question to set up something he wants to say. He…
Taking Homosexual Sin to Church
Nov 13, 2014
Unless you’re into the Irish bluesy, indie rock scene, chances are it’s only been in recent months that you’ve heard Hozier’s “Take Me to Church.” The song, the lead track on Hozier’s self-titled album released in September, is thick with metaphor...