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Aug 12, 2015

Preparing Your Soul For Seminary

A Reading List

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.

Aug 12, 2015

Pastor, You Need the Gospel Too by Andrew Hebert

The gospel frees me from the pressure to be the hero of the church.

Aug 12, 2015

6 Traits of Authentic Christian Community by Mike Ayers

People want to be a part of something God-sized.

Aug 11, 2015

Indicatives and Imperatives

Preaching Biblical Commands without Preaching Moralism

How do we preach the imperatives of Scripture without falling into moralistic preaching?

Aug 10, 2015

5 Lessons I've Re-Learned About Prayer by Darin Smith

You and I can no more attempt to live this thing called the Christian life without prayer than we can live each second and day without breath. And yet the weakest prayers yield the most grace.

Aug 10, 2015

Repurposed Pain by Tish Hedger

Pain is a funny thing. How I wish I could shield my baby from it all. But that would not be love.

Aug 9, 2015

How to Almost Guarantee Your Children Will Run in the Opposite Direction from the Faith by Staff

Do we want to guarantee that our children will run in the opposite direction of our most cherished biblical convictions? All we have to do is sterilize our churches.

Aug 9, 2015

More Than Sovereign by Adam McClendon

Is God good?  As I reflected upon this question, I had a decision to make.  If the answer was “yes,” then that answer had to hold even if God allowed my child to die.

Aug 8, 2015

7 Dangers For Seminary Students by Dayton Hartman

I love the fact that those who populate these institutions will be sent out all over the world to serve as pastors, planters, missionaries, teachers, scholars, and more. Yet, many students find themselves "flaming out" during their time in seminary.

Aug 8, 2015

Free From the Law, O Happy Condition by Staff

The apostle having established the doctrine of justification, and answered the objections commonly urged against it, now asserts his triumphant conclusion . . .