Until the New Heavens and the New Earth, wear your mourning like a badge of love from your Savior.
When the reality that your true address is on high in heaven with Christ, then you will think, live and talk as such here on earth.
For the Christian, Christ’s honor and name are at stake with each and every word that piles out of our mouth.
Until the heart is transformed, we are no more than broken people breaking people—the wounded inflicting more wounds on the already wounded.
Jesus is saying that on judgment day, your words will be like a traceable cookie crumb trail leading to an unarguable conclusion - you’re either dead in sin or alive in Christ.
God has entrusted each of us with an almost immeasurable quantity of words, a gargantuan gift to be stewarded and wielded for His glory.
It is vital that you and I rightly discern and evaluate Satan. He is not to be trifled with nor buffooned, but in Christ, his back was utterly broken on Calvary’s hill.
Sex simply cannot sustain the weight of our culture's expectations.
Does your "devo life" need a spiritual steroid shot? Consider this approach to Bible reading.
For most of us, our book list far outpaces the time we have to actually read. Here are six practical ways to help you read more and better.
A small compendium of voices, saints of old and new, who will both challenge and grace you with the things necessary for “survival and thrival” in seminary.
Trusting God’s eternal gospel, believing him to be good in the middle of it, will become the fuel you use for the fight that awaits you just on the other side of that supposed cyber meadow.
The sexual provisions he has provided you in the truth of the gospel and in the body and soul of your spouse is enough for you. It is more than enough for you.
If it’s true that the first shall be last and the last first, there are going to be a lot of moms who wind up first in the ultimate line.
Corporate worship is one of the primary means by which God saves you to himself.
Luther was God’s wrecking ball. He was God’s appointed servant for such a time as the Protestant Reformation.
Theological training is as important to the call of ministry as the call itself. But we can resent this training. Or we can be shaped by it.
You never take a vacation from your Christianity, so why would we stop attending worship on the Sunday of our vacation?
I would argue that a book is only truly influential in so far as it somehow moves into your life without you asking it to.
My practice has been to try to take one of these passages each day of the week and use it to give momentum to my prayer for my wife. What a joy and weighty responsibility it is to pray on behalf of our wives!
Filling someone else's pulpit can be quite a rewarding assignment if handled well, but it can also be nerve-wracking if you don’t follow proper decorum.