By Thomas Brown on Aug 10, 2017
"He has not chosen the strong, but the weak. He has not recruited the mighty, but the frail. He has not selected those who think themselves capable and worthy, but those who know themselves deficient and disqualified apart from his cleansing, preserving, and empowering grace."
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 Jon Bloom on May 11, 2017
What’s odd is that a story about a socially humiliating situation and a reluctant, irritated benefactor is supposed to encourage us to pray.
By Garrett Kell on Mar 11, 2017
Christians are uniquely equipped to thrive in tumultuous times, not because we are great, but because our God is.
By Jon Bloom on Feb 18, 2017
Where does our sense of identity come from? This is the crucial question, the pinnacle of the problem.
By Jon Bloom on Feb 14, 2017
God has given you so many limitations because he loves you.
By Jon Bloom on Nov 29, 2016
Anxiety is a species of fear. It’s the paralyzing fear of “what if.” It’s the fear that something we dread might possibly come true
By Peter Mead on Jul 23, 2015
They're in front of us every week. Maybe we can craft our preaching with sensitivity to the listeners in mind.
By Ray Hollenbach on May 21, 2015
Our nation may be tired of war, but we are not tired of remembering eternal values.
By Peter Mead on Mar 30, 2015
Easter is the real ground zero of the Christian faith. We tend to, or should, return to it week after week. So what do we do when Easter comes around?
By Frank Thomas on Aug 25, 2012
Preaching coach Dr. Frank Thomas believes great preaching starts with strong sermon structure. He shares how it's done.
By Miles Mcpherson on Nov 26, 2011
"Imagine what the Universal Church could do if everyone truly believed God."
By Steve Sjogren on Aug 19, 2011
Servant evangelism wins the heart before it confronts the mind. A small act of kindness nudges a person closer to God, often in a profound way, as it bypasses one's mental defenses.
By Larry Moyer on Jun 21, 2010
Evangelism specialist Larry Moyer says there are five dangerous assumptions in preaching, and the extent of the damage they do may vary, but the fact that they are costly does not.