By Derek Thomas on Jun 27, 2017
God's sovereignty is a central pillar of Christian belief and the clear teaching of Scripture. But what does it mean?
By Sermoncentral on Jun 22, 2017
Ten effects of seeing God’s sovereignty in Romans 9 and their effects on the life and ministry of John Piper.
By John Piper on Jun 8, 2018
"It is hard to exaggerate how important it is for the mission of the church...to have a fully biblical vision of the greatness and the sovereignty and the glory of God."
By Randy Alcorn on Jan 29, 2018
The God of providence weaves millions of details into our lives and into all the lives around us. Maybe He doesn’t have one big reason for bringing a certain person or success or failure or disease or accident into our lives; in fact, He may have hundreds of little reasons. In order to understand God’s explanations, we would have to be God.
By Sermoncentral on Feb 17, 2020
God's authority is higher than the authority of the president of the United States or Congress or the king of Spain or any ruler anywhere else.
By Steve Smith on Dec 13, 2016
Every 11 months, we get one month of waiting. It’s an interesting rhythm which should affect our cadence of busyness and distraction.
By Randy Alcorn on Oct 9, 2017
"In times of doubt, difficulty, and trials, our fundamental beliefs about God and our faith are revealed. So how can Christians find faith in the midst of doubt? How can they trust God’s plan when their lives seem out of His control, and prayers seem to go unanswered or, sometimes it feels, even unheard?"
By Ray Hollenbach on Nov 28, 2020
Some people think the Christmas verses are the stuff of Christmas pageants and cheesy dramas. They are also fuel for great preaching.
By Steven Lawson on Oct 23, 2017
"The idea that God does what He wants, and that what He does is true and right because He does it, is foundational to our understanding of everything in Scripture, including the doctrine of election."
By John Piper on Jan 17, 2018
Try to imagine the Bible without the Psalms. What a different book it would be! What a different place the church would be. And what a different person I would be.
By Josh Reich on Mar 30, 2017
While we often think God’s silence means He has abandoned us or left us, that is not true. God’s silence does not equal God’s absence.
By Peter Mead on Jan 8, 2018
"God’s plan to reach people with the gospel is not primarily evangelists or apologists, although both are vitally important. God’s plan to reach people with the gospel is the church."
By Danny Slavich on Jul 19, 2018
Discover the simple beauty of unfolding God’s Word to God’s people in an understandable and applicable way.
By Peter Mead on Sep 12, 2020
If the God in our sights is benign, our preaching will be the same.
By Sermoncentral on Mar 1, 2021
Your church is in desperate need of a vision that is informed by God’s Word, inspired by God’s Spirit, and applied passionately and broken-heartedly to your local context.