How Luther Helped My Depression

Skylar Spradlin

The Nicene Creed: Where Did it Come From?

Bryan Litfin

Patrick Schreiner on Why Christians Should Regularly Intake the Gospels

Patrick Schreiner

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Oct 19

How Luther Helped My Depression by Skylar Spradlin

I made it through that summer by reading the Psalms and dwelling on faith. It wasn’t my perfection or my knowledge that would please God. It wasn’t my works or my contributions that would earn God’s approval. It was only my faith.

Oct 19

The Nicene Creed: Where Did it Come From? by Bryan Litfin

To trace the history of the Nicene Creed, which centers on the relationship of Christ’s deity to God the Father’s, we must go back to the period of the ancient church.

Oct 19

Patrick Schreiner on Why Christians Should Regularly Intake the Gospels by Patrick Schreiner asks Patrick Schreiner, associate professor of New Testament and biblical studies at Midwestern Seminary, “Why should Christians regularly intake the Gospels?”

Oct 18

Links For The Church (10/18) by Staff

This week’s links include resources on loneliness, praying for authorities, doubt, and not being easily offended.

Oct 18

Cultivating a Gracious Climate in Your Church by Jared C. Wilson

A message of grace may attract people, but a culture of grace will keep them.

Oct 15

Our Father Almighty by David McLemore

God’s fatherhood capacity has no limit.

Oct 14

The Depressing Dead End of ‘Your Truth’ by Brett McCracken

We can choose the sources of where we look for truth. We can choose how we synthesize truth and apply it as wisdom in everyday circumstances. But we don’t get to choose whether or not something is true.

Oct 13

Loving The Legalists by Jaylenn Wong

Do you still bear the marks that legalism left? If so, do you have compassion and love for those who are still under that lash?

Oct 13

The Most Important Thing by Jim Elliff

When wars have ceased, international leaders have become dust and the poverty of their souls is revealed; when enterprises crumble and the last dream has evaporated; when death has claimed the final person, and those alive are changed for their eternal future; when everything earthly and mundane is over, and each person resides in heaven […]

Oct 13

Episode 139: Scott Thomas on The Gospel-Shaped Leader by Jared C. Wilson

On this episode of the FTC Podcast, Jared Wilson visits with Scott Thomas, Executive Pastor of Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tennessee, about gospel-shaped leadership, the importance of emotional intelligence and self-awareness among ministers, and Scott’s own time pastoring at Mars Hill Church in Seattle, Washington and what he learned from its implosion.