Monday, May 7, 2018
Rosaria Butterfield: Christian Hospitality is Radically Different Than "Southern Hospitality"
Four Lessons I've Learned From the Puritans by Brian G. Najapfour
Learning To See the Glory In The Frustration In Parenting by Dustin Coleman
By the grace of God, we can not only survive these years, we can thrive in them. We just need to have the right perspective.
Violence Against Women Begins in the Womb by Elaine Storkey
It starts with recognizing the failure of two fundamental human rights: women being denied safety and girls being denied the basic right to be born.
A Dream Deferred by Jasmine Holmes
A reflection on trusting God through the heartache of miscarriage and childlessness: And my hope remains in eternity where my dreams will no longer be deferred, where my heart will explode with the reality of God's good providence where He will dry my every tear and remind me that even broken mamas are woman enough in Him.
Look Up From Your Lists: Letter To My 30-Year-Old-Self by Rick Segal
If I could do it all over, people would become the unrivaled objects of my fascination and service in my work.
The Christian's Job Description by John MacArthur
That's what I do - I tell people how to be reconciled to God. It's my job; it's my life. And it's yours, too, if you've been reconciled to God through Christ. That's what Christians do - it's our primary function. We preach the forgiveness of sins and redemption by God through the shed blood of Jesus Christ.
The Dad I Want To Be by Daniel Darling
God calls us to something better and empowers us. We can't change where we've already failed, but we shouldn't let past failures paralyze us. Right now, in this exact moment, I can be faithful. I can put down my phone. I can seek peace in this conversation. I can turn away from selfishness and toward service.
Thursday, April 26, 2018
Restore the Sweetness In Your Marriage by Stacy Reaoch
The busyness of life and our own selfish desires can often blind us from seeing the gift of our spouse...
Why Legalism Destroys Churches and Kills Christians by Jeff Robinson
Rightly understood, the law of God is good, unmasking our self-righteousness and exposing our depravity. It sends us running for cover in the righteousness of Christ won at Calvary through His selfless love. It liberates us to rest from our labors at keeping the law, and leads us to green pastures of deep and overflowing joy in Christ alone.
Pastoral Lessons From Galatians by John Divito
One of the central blessings of pastoral ministry is saturating your mind with the Word of God. Pastors have the privilege of devoting ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word.
What Actually Happened At Mount. St. Helens? by Thomas Purifoy, Jr.
Is Genesis history?
The FAQs: What You Should Know About the Alfie Evans Controversy by Joe Carter
As with the Charlie Gard case, the main ethical issue is about the scope of parental rights, and who should be allowed to decide what is in the "best interests" of the child in regards to additional treatment.
Simple Evangelism in the Church by Jason Helopoulos
"By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another." (John 13:35)
10 Things You Should Know About Athanasius by Machael A.G. Haykin
4 Ways Doctrine Impacts Every Day Of My Life (And Why the Church Needs It) by Scott Slayton
Sounds doctrine is good for followers of Jesus. We need to know the truth, which means we must study the truth.
The Everyday Question of Motherhood by Christine Hoover
Motherhood is not so much the big, dramatic acts of sacrifice, but the little, everyday, unseen ones.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
How Could We Be Silent? by David Robertson
For any who know and experience the beauty and glory of Christ, the question is not whether we should speak up, but rather how on earth can we keep silent?
A Word to Parents At Their Breaking Point by Andrew Wilson (video)
When you're in the trenches of parenthood, it can be easy to become discouraged as you stare down the struggles and difficulties of the long road ahead. In this brief video, Andrew Wilson gives some advice to parents of children with special needs offering a simple yet helpful insight.
His Suffering Sparked A Movement by John Piper
Oh, that God would grant us a persevering grace to spread a passion for His supremacy in all things, like David Brainerd, for the joy of all peoples!
Will Profanity Make Us More Relevant In Reaching Our Culture? by John Piper
It's not risque language that will waken the dead, but radical love.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Make It Easy for Your Kids to Love God by Ray Ortlund
Why the Local Church Needs Good Biblical Theology by Nick Roark
An Open Letter to the Hesitant Host by Rosaria Buterfield
Practical Advice for Family Devotions by Tim Challies (vlog)
Jesus' Compassion For Those Who Love Porn by Mo Isom
A Walk Through the Museum of the Bible With Scott Redd by Nancy Guthrie (podcast)
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands - Including Your Kids by Jared Kennedy
How to Preach to the Secular Age by John Starke
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Christians, Mentors, and Mentoring, Tim Challies vlog
6 Misconceptions About the New Testament by Leah Baugh
Seminaries Don't Make Pastors. Churches Do. by Albert Mohler
The Seed of Divorce by Tim Challies
Hospitality is Courageous by Matt Chandler
5 Errors of the Prosperity Gospel by David W. Jones
Ray Ortlund on 3 Ways to Stay Faithful as a Church (podcast)
Saturday, July 29, 2017
The Challenge of Engaging the Culture with the Proclamation of Truth by Dr. Mark L. Bailey
6 Ideas for Unified Prayer in Your Marriage by Ryan Frederick
Don't Be a Do-Gooder: Pastoral Reflections on Goodness by Pastor Aaron Menikoff
A Brief History of the Altar Call by Dr. Thomas S. Kidd
Music for the Church: Mark Dever Interviews Keith Getty
Why We Fail at Family Devotions by Pastor Tim Challies
Why We Don't Have to Fear Sending a Child Off to College by Carolyn Lankford
The FAQs: What You Should Know About the Military's Transgender Policy by Joe Carter
4 Things I Learned Serving in Kids Ministry by Pastor Aaron Gray
Do Visitors to Your Church Really Feel Welcome? by Jared Wilson
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Why Jam-Packed Schedules Can Be Dangerous
12 Principles on How to Disagree with Other Christians
The Real Reason We Don't Read Our Bibles
How to Pray for Your Pastor
The Strange Burden of Participating on Social Media
The Number One Reason Missionaries Go Home
4 Reasons Why More Money Won't Solve Your Money Problem
6 Ways to Teach Your Kids the Bible
Church in the Information Age
Every Book of the Bible in One Word
Evangelism and Pastoral Care: The Best of Friends
Hospitality is Not Just for Home
Control Your Sexuality