Resources on Spirituality

Jun 9, 2017

Yawning at the Glory of God by David McLemore

 If I fail to behold the glory of the dawn, how much more have do I fail to behold the glory of the Son?

Feb 17, 2016

When Tough Texts Bury Us by Rachel Black

Here are some of the things that I have done to better understand difficult Bible verses . . .

Apr 29, 2015

We Believe God is Ready to Shake America to Its Foundations by Staff

If spiritually dry Boston and New England can receive such a shaking of God . . .

Sep 15, 2015

The New Food Legalism by Griffin Gulledge

Baptists like us have two ordinances and one sacrament. The ordinances are baptism and the Lord’s Supper. The sacrament is a church-wide potluck.

Sep 19, 2015

The Gospel Cycle That Kills Sin by Casey Lewis

As we set our minds on the things above, we are reminded of our freedom from and power over sin, as well as of our future sinless reality.

Jan 30, 2016

The Enemy Within by Adam McClendon

I don’t “have to” read my Bible every day, I need to.

Mar 25, 2016

The Elderly Mr. Phipp

How Affection Toward God is Inseparable from Authentic Worship

When we perceive something of the Lord’s beauty, majesty, knowledge, or some other noble characteristic through what is said or sung or brought to the mind, our emotions are not to be either worked up by conscious effort or checked by deliberate willfulness. To do so would mean that we must take our gaze away from Him to ourselves.

Dec 18, 2016

Take Your Heart to Calvary by Charles Spurgeon

Outward signs of religious emotion, are easily manifested and are frequently hypocritical; but to feel true repentance is far more difficult, and consequently far less common.

Dec 29, 2016

Spiritual Depression is Coming for You by Jared Musgrove

This is an important and vital issue most Christians face but never really understand or defeat because they are blinded to it.

Oct 2, 2015

Sharing at the Expense of Learning by Mason King

There is a difference between sharing and learning. Don’t confuse the two, thinking you have learned what you have shared.

May 7, 2015

Resurrecting Your Quiet Time by Sam Bierig

Does your "devo life" need a spiritual steroid shot? Consider this approach to Bible reading.

Jun 15, 2015

One Thing: Don Whitney

What is the one thing you would do to change the Christian’s devotional life?

by Staff

Series: One Thing

What is the one thing you would do to change the Christian’s devotional life?

Mar 29, 2017

No Spin on Sin by Erik Raymond

The Holy Spirit progressively conforms Christians into the image of Christ. 

Oct 19, 2016

Laboring For Maturity by Luke Holmes

Although physical maturity happens without our planning, Paul told the church at Colossae that spiritual maturity does not work that way.

Sep 24, 2015

Knowing and Growing in the Fruit of the Spirit by Joel Lindsey

When Paul says that Christians belong to Christ Jesus, it means, at least, that the blessings that are Christ’s are the blessings bestowed on Christians right now.

Jul 4, 2016

Freedom From the Tyranny of Hyper-Spirituality by Jared C. Wilson

The tyranny of hyper-spirituality our church culture had foisted on us set us up for disappointment because it held up religious experiences as the means of God’s grace, rather than the finished work of the cross.

Jan 9, 2016

Eat the Word for Breakfast by Casey Lewis

While I have always known God's Word changes lives, experiencing it in my life and that of others has given me the confidence to stand with the Reformers of years past in calling for the primacy of God's Word in our lives and churches.

Jul 22, 2015

Don Whitney on Praying the Bible by Staff

Series: Conversations

What does it mean to "pray the Bible," and why is it important?

Sep 27, 2017

Don’t Be a Do-Gooder: Pastoral Reflections on Goodness by Aaron Menikoff

For your works to be truly good, your heart has to be full of goodness.

Aug 26, 2015

Discipline and The Spiritual Disciplines by Matthew Emerson

For many Christians, myself included, regularly seeking God’s face in prayer, reading his Word, sharing the gospel, and fasting is, at one point or another, one of the most frustrating parts of the Christian life.

Apr 27, 2016

Creativity as Worship by Kelly Wolfe

What things might you engage in to actively acknowledge God as your Creator and yourself as made in his image? What creative things stir your affections for Christ?

Jun 17, 2015

Confession Is A Cosmic Trust Fall by J.A. Medders

We typically think that if given enough time, our sins will work themselves out. Boy, are we wrong.

Jan 30, 2017

Christian Life Beyond the Quiet Time

Devotion as a Way of Life

Be filled with the Spirit? How can I be something the Spirit does?

Aug 19, 2015

Chasing Sunsets by Becky Wilson

Oh, that I might treat the glory of God like a sunset!

Sep 13, 2015

Bitterness and The Christian Soul by Matt LaMaster

Are you bitter? Do you catch yourself only giving critique and never giving compliments? Do you find yourself reacting strongly to confrontation but all too willing to enact it yourself?

Dec 14, 2016

Battling Sin in the Heart by Casey Lewis

Our battle against sin will only result in victory if it is waged at the heart level.

Sep 24, 2017

A Wakened Heart by Charles Spurgeon

O that we may leave forever the couch of fleshly ease, and go forth with flaming torches to meet the coming Bridegroom!

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.

Jul 11, 2016

17 Benefits to Reading the Entire Bible by Kristen Wetherell

The benefits and joy of journeying the entire way through God’s salvation story are too good to miss.