Resources by Gavin Ortlund

Gavin Ortlund is a husband, father, associate pastor at Sierra Madre Congregational Church, and PhD candidate at Fuller Theological Seminary.

Nov 13, 2015

Why I'm Complementarian by Gavin Ortlund

Whereas egalitarianism tries to redress real problems by taking away the principle of male headship altogether, complementarianism does so by radically redefining it in light of the gospel.

Nov 27, 2015

What Does it Mean to Find Your Identity in Christ? by Gavin Ortlund

What does it actually feel like to find our identity in Christ in real time and amidst genuine struggle? I was thinking about this the other idea day and jotted down 5 initial thoughts . . .

Mar 8

Suffering is a Doorway, Not a Dead End by Gavin Ortlund

Because Christ walked ahead of us, we know greater fellowship with Him as we follow in his steps. 

Jan 5, 2016

7 Principles of Sabbath Rest by Gavin Ortlund

Here are 7 principles about Sabbath rest that I am learning. I share them in hopes they might help others fighting the battle of busyness, fatigue, and endurance.

Dec 10, 2015

5 Strategies for Daily Bible Reading by Gavin Ortlund

As I have tried to help guys struggling in this area, and also remain vigilant and creative and fresh in my own Bible intake, I’ve come up with a couple basic ideas that some have found helpful.

Feb 3, 2016

20 Qualities of Good Listeners by Gavin Ortlund

I’ve been blessed to know many people who were good listeners. What makes them good listeners? Some observations . . .