Do You Serve God or Man?
Jun 20, 2017
Slavery has horrible connotations in our day — and for good reason. But servitude to God gives life instead of taking it away.
Is Every Christian a Saint?
Jun 22, 2017
Sainthood is not a trophy for the spiritually elite to win. It’s a free gift that every child of God receives.
Who Does God Want to Govern His Church?
Jun 27, 2017
Kingdoms need a king. Children need parents. Sheep need shepherds. The Church needs servant leaders that point them to their King, Father, and Shepherd.
You Still Need Grace and Peace
Jun 29, 2017
We may outgrow childhood clothes and car seats, but as children of God, we never outgrow our need for grace and peace.
Thank God for Gospel Friendships
Jul 4, 2017
Few relationships in this life compare with gospel friendships. Better to have one Christ-centered companion than one million followers on social media.
The Most Important Day of Your Life
Jul 20, 2017
A day is drawing near that will swallow up all other days. Great days, bad days, slow days, fast days all lead unfailingly to judgment day.
We Will Finish for He Is Faithful
Jul 25, 2017
Grace has brought us safe thus far, and grace will bring us home.
God Finishes What He Begins
Aug 3, 2017
God didn’t get his people part way out of Egypt or halfway through the Red Sea. Our God completes what he begins.
Ask God to Do What He Promises
Aug 10, 2017
God does not save us and send us to the couch. God calls his people to work out their salvation with fear and trembling and sends them out into a lost world.
A Strange Evidence of Saving Faith
Aug 17, 2017
When God saves someone, he not only gives them a new love for himself, but a new love for his people.
Should I Tell Someone I Pray for Them?
Aug 22, 2017
If Jesus tells us to go and pray to our heavenly Father in secret, should I ever tell others that I am praying for them?
Learn to Delight in Excellence
Aug 24, 2017
Our neighborhoods need men and women who delight in beauty not pornography, excellence not crudity, Christ and not the world.
I Don’t Feel Blameless, Am I?
Aug 29, 2017
Being blameless for the day of Christ doesn’t mean that we lived perfectly. It means that we lived a life hating our sin, seeking holiness, and trusting in Christ.
God Has a Wonderful Plan for Your Life
Aug 31, 2017
People say that God has a wonderful plan for their lives, often meaning that God will help them achieve their dreams. But God’s plans are far superior to our own.
Holiness Will Make You Happy
Sep 7, 2017
You will never grow in holiness until you see that the ultimate essence of evil is the refusal to be happy in God.
Suffering Can Advance the Gospel
Sep 14, 2017
Bullets can stop pastors. Shackles can stop missionaries. But nothing can stop the gospel.
Sep 19, 2017
Prosperity preachers would rob us of the opportunity to show the world that Christ is truly worth suffering and dying for.
Conquer Fear by Seeing God
Sep 21, 2017
What will make the timid speak, the cowardly stand, and the weak strong? Belief in their God.
Do You Proclaim Christ from Envy?
Sep 26, 2017
Envy of other Christians makes us suspicious of their gifts and ungrateful for our own. But because of Christ, we need not live or minister from rivalry.
Why Was Paul Nice to Bad Preachers?
Oct 4, 2017
Christians may, at times, have unchristian motives in their ministry. But they must not have a wrong gospel.
Four Ways to Defend the Gospel
Oct 31, 2017
Peter charges us to be ready in season and out of season to give a defense of the hope that is in us. If asked to give a defense tomorrow, would you be ready?
The Happiest Book in the Bible
Nov 2, 2017
Pain comes, suffering invades, and tears fall. But the Christian faith is one of inescapable joy.
Saved Through Prayer
Nov 7, 2017
If our theology stops us from praying for others’ salvation, we should reconsider our theology.
Honor Christ in Life or Death
Nov 9, 2017
The honor of our Master is more important than our dreams, our ambitions, and our very lives.
Is Christian Hedonism in the Bible?
Nov 30, 2017
Joy is not optional for all those who seek to glorify God with their lives.
To Live Is Christ
Dec 5, 2017
Your life will only be lived to the fullest when you’re convinced that dying and going to be with Christ is truly gain.
Christian Hedonism Explained
Dec 7, 2017
It is not until a Christian is convinced that death is truly gain that he truly begins to live.
Should I Always Pursue My Own Joy?
Dec 12, 2017
Those who make an impact in this world for Christ are those who labor for fruit and desire to be home with their Lord.
How Do We Get to Heaven?
Dec 26, 2017
God is sovereign over the ends and means of our salvation. Those who he has saved will continue to press on by the means of grace.
The Constitution of Heaven
Jan 9, 2018
If you are Christ’s, your home address is not truly your home address. Live in the here and now as a citizen of your true country: heaven.
What Does “Gospel” Mean?
Jan 13, 2018
We hear the word “gospel” used all the time. But what does it actually mean?
Four Traits of a Life Worth Living
Jan 16, 2018
While the world gropes in the dark for significance, our God has told us how to live the worthy life.
Stand Firm in Fearful Days
Jan 27, 2018
Standing firm in fearful days shows that you have promises in the gospel that death, nor loss, nor prison can steal.
Our Love Warns of God’s Wrath
Jan 30, 2018
Our love for one another in the face of persecution warns our opponents of the judgment to come.