Seize the Season
Three Ways Fathers Capture Advent
Nov 30, 2023
With prayer, creative thought, and a little planning, fathers can create holiday moments that lead their families not only to Christmas, but to Christ.
You Were Made to Never End
Nov 27, 2023
God didn’t just create the heart to beat. He put eternity into it, and made it to long for God. We may live on earth, but we were made for heaven.
He Did Not Revile in Return
Following Jesus in an Age of Anger
Nov 26, 2023
In Christ, we do not sin in response to sin. When insulted, we endure. When reviled, we bless. When slandered, we pray, forgive, and follow in the footsteps of Jesus.
Find Your Fathers in Christ
Advice for Younger Men
Nov 24, 2023
If you are a younger man, you need the example and encouragement of men who are further along in faith. You need the firm love of spiritual fathers.
Give Thanks Against Temptation
The Spiritual Power of Gratitude
Nov 23, 2023
Christians are an unusual people who don’t wait until after the fact to thank God. No, we thank him every step of the way.
The Supper and the Self
How Communion Reshapes Identity
Nov 21, 2023
How does the Lord’s Table serve to fortify Christian identity in Christ? The bread and wine remind us of what Christ accomplished for us and of who we are in him.
Arenas Are Cathedrals
What Sports Reveal About Worship
Nov 20, 2023
Sports reveal that we are worshiping beings, created with an insatiable desire to see glory. How can Christians take care that enjoying sports does not rival worshiping God?
Bring Order to the Chaos
The Calming Force of Good Pastors
Nov 19, 2023
Good pastors don’t just work hard to preach to their people; they help them through conflicts with a calm force that brings order to the chaos of life.
Order and Beauty
A Little Theology of Christian Writing
Nov 18, 2023
The craft of Christian writing obsesses over reality, arranges truth with care, quests for fitting phrases — and stands ever enthralled by the One above all words.
Young Men of Resurrection Power
Letter to My Teenage Sons
Nov 17, 2023
Young men, follow the King with all of your life. Reckon yourself in Christ, alive from the grave. You’ve died to old sin and risen in new power.
We Never Arrive Before God
Missionary Hope for Hard Places
Nov 16, 2023
If you feel called to serve in an especially hard or hostile place, or you’re praying for someone called to one of those places, remember that God always arrives on the mission field before us.
Romance Can Ruin You
How a Relationship Becomes a God
Nov 15, 2023
Romance can be a friend and an ally, or an enemy and a terror. It can point us to the Love we were made for, or it can leave us lovesick forever.
How to Read Genesis 1–11
Asking Better Questions with C.S. Lewis
Nov 14, 2023
Genesis 1–11 introduces the entire Bible. Asking the right questions of these chapters is essential to grasping their meaning, and understanding the Old (and New) Testament.