By Kevin Harney on Apr 25, 2011
Occasionally something pops up on the radar of Christians, pastors, and local churches that becomes an important teaching moment. The release of Rob Bell's book, Love Wins, is an example of this.
By Tim Keller on Nov 18, 2013
Dig deep with this full-length session from The Gospel Coalition's 2013 conference.
By Tod Bolsinger on Jun 26, 2014
I would hear that line echoed in my mind long after each conversation was over: "Why didn't seminary prepare me for this?"
By Mike Miller on Sep 17, 2014
Our theology of preaching is what we believe the Bible says about preaching. Our philosophy is how we put our beliefs into practice.
By Jared Moore on Oct 31, 2014
Don't miss an opportunity to preach the gospel--but don't blow it, either.
By Joe Hoagland on Sep 27, 2016
Pretty much everything you preach on has at least one challenge to it, not even just from culture but also from within Christian theology.
By Derek Vreeland on Oct 15, 2016
I feel the impulse to forsake the pastoral vocation of word and sacrament, prayer and disciple-making, in favor of becoming a CEO who gets things done.
By Stephen Nichols on Oct 22, 2016
One of the most significant questions you’ll ever ask is: By whose, or by what, authority?
By Peter Mead on Apr 3, 2017
Perhaps the hardest thing to know is what you don’t know.
By Michael Horton on Jun 1, 2017
Who exactly is the mysterious third person of the Trinity? Why does he seem to possess less reality than the Father and the Son? Perhaps we think of the Holy Spirit as a divine force or energy that we can “plug into” for spiritual power. Or as the kinder and gentler—more intimate—side of God. But a person—in fact, a distinct person of the Godhead?
By Burk Parsons on Jun 8, 2017
Why would anyone love the law of God?
By Ray Ortlund on Jun 15, 2017
Hard words are not harmful words—when they come from Jesus. The real Jesus loves us enough to accept us freely and confront us honestly.
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 Joe Thorn on Jul 11, 2017
One danger is emotionalism, in which we allow our feelings to interpret our circumstances and form our thoughts about God. This is putting feelings before faith. The other danger is a kind of stoicism, where faith is rooted in theology but void of affection. This tendency removes feelings from faith altogether. While it is true that our emotions should not lead our theology, it is vital to our faith that theology lead to a deep experience of our triune God.
By Randy Alcorn on Sep 2, 2017
Many Christian men would agree that they’re experts in business, hunting, fishing, football, or cars. Sadly, however, even those who attend Bible-teaching churches may know very little about the Bible and theology. Why?