8 Practices That Divide
Division within the body of Christ is ultimately a heart issue. But it’s also, in part, a culture issue.
How To Respond When You Get Punched In The Face
The depth of our roots in Christ will be exposed by how we respond when we get punched in the face.
The Gospel Gets the Last Word
I know that he sees my every failure. He knows my every sin against him. Yet, he stands in my defense.
The Busy Critic and the Simple Church
Many churches are pursuing a bit more "simple church." We’ve gotten the memo that activity does not equal godliness.
The Other Side of the Promises of God
The promises of God are not just promises to visit us with favor and blessings.
How Far Should We Go in Defending Our Gospel-Centered Ministry?
One mark of a truly gospel-centered pastor is the willingness to be seen as a complete fool, so long as Christ is honored.
Staying Humble When Your Promotion Doesn’t Come
The truly humble person will take the low position and will not be shocked, dismayed, or depressed if he stays there.
Welcoming God Into the Worship Gathering
Why in the world would we tell the One who owns the place that He’s welcome there?
You Don’t Even Have A Bucket, Jesus
Maybe he’s not the fool; maybe it’s me. Maybe it’s my eyesight. Is it possible that I’m conversing with the One who can draw water without a bucket?
When Going Through the Motions is Not Enough
The devil doesn’t care one bit about preventing us from doing works for the Lord; he cares about preventing belief and trust in our union with Christ.