What God Says to Your Tears
Mar 8, 2018
God will not reproach you for the tears you shed as you walk through the ruins of our broken world. But he will dry them all one day.
Five Prayers for Those Who Wait
Sep 10, 2018
When you find yourself in a season of prolonged and painful waiting, here are five ways to focus your prayers.
Awaken Me to Today
Three Daily Reminders
Oct 22, 2018
When you wake up tomorrow, look up to God. Look around to his world. Look ahead to your life that day. And ask God to awaken you.
Three Ways to Purify Your Thinking
May 20, 2019
Your thought life will not become pure spontaneously. You will have to fight for it. But if you are in Christ, you won’t have to fight alone.
Defend the City
A Call to Single Men
Oct 13, 2017
Single men, we are cities under siege. Every time we give in to sexual temptation, we take a stone off the wall. Every time we resist, we build.
What to Do While You Wait
Sep 22, 2018
Have you been waiting far longer than you expected? Let Psalm 37 lead you: Don’t fret. Commit your way to God. Do good. Delight yourself in the Lord.
God Awakens Us in the Wilderness
Mar 6, 2019
If you find yourself in some wilderness of life, take heart. Steadfast love has brought you here, and he will never leave you nor forsake you.
‘Just a Little More’
How to Quiet Your Cravings
Aug 18, 2018
When we give in and eat a little too much, sleep a little too long, or watch a little too late, we don’t add to our enjoyment. We surrender it.
How to Overlook an Offense
Feb 23, 2019
We do not overlook offenses by focusing on the offense itself or grasping for some inner strength. We overlook offenses by looking up to God.
Every Love That Slipped Away
Jun 14, 2018
Every agony we experience in love prepares us for a love that is weighty, indestructible, and far better than the best romance this world can offer.
Watch Where You Walk in 2018
Jan 1, 2018
Jesus knows how to repay everything you might lose on the path of love in 2018.
Let Go and Get Going
Aug 1, 2017
Sometimes God moves heaven and earth in answer to our prayers. But more often, he just moves us.
The Good We Can’t Let Go
How to Guard Against Subtle Sins
Apr 1, 2019
If you are on guard against only bad things, you are asleep to half the battle. For many of us, the greatest danger comes from good things we can’t let go of.
God Is Bigger Than Your Problems
Nov 19, 2018
When your problems feel overwhelming and you don’t see a way out, lift up your eyes and behold your God.
Do Everything Without Grumbling
May 10, 2019
When unmet desire dissolves into discontentment, we grumble. When unmet desire draws us closer to God, we rise in worship.
You Can Win the War Against Sin
Three Promises for Today’s Temptation
Feb 21, 2018
If you’re discouraged in your battle against sin, remember that the war is normal, the war is winnable, and the war will end.
End Your War Against Weakness
Apr 23, 2019
Your weaknesses are not meaningless, and they are not mistakes. They are given by God. And in the end, they’re for your good.
Ten Thousand Small Trials
How God Fits Us for Glory
Jun 30, 2018
The little trials you meet today are not mere letdowns or annoyances. They are invitations from your Father to become more like Jesus.
You Need More Than God Alone
Aug 6, 2018
If you think you need only your quiet time to survive in the Christian life, you’re cutting yourself off from a hundred other means of grace.
Let Your Dream Small Group Die
Five Ways to Meaningful Community
Oct 2, 2018
When your Christian community disappoints you, avoid the urge to flee. Instead, let your dream community die, and learn to love the one you have.
You Can Say No to Sin
Aug 28, 2018
Self-control can feel agonizing — like severing an arm or tearing out an eye. And in Christ, we have everything we need to walk in it.
Roll Your Burdens onto God
Nov 3, 2018
How did George Müller handle the worries of ten thousand orphans? He took them off his own shoulders one by one, and then he rolled them onto God’s.
The Harlot, the Virgin, and the Bride
How God Makes Us Sexually Whole
Mar 18, 2019
If you are in Christ, a day is coming when you will no longer ache for complete purity. You will see Jesus’s face, and you will be pure as he is pure.
God Moves in a Mysterious Way
Hope for the Hard Years Ahead
Jan 1, 2019
We do not need to grasp all that God is doing. In the end, God will show that his ways, so high above our own, were perfect at every turn.