Your Bible: A Living Treasure, Part 1
In this study of the Word of God, you will see some of the qualities of the Bible that can be said of no other book.
Jeremiah: Answering the Call
Everyone who believes in Christ has a special calling to a particular sphere of obedience and ministry. Jeremiah was not just set apart for salvation, he was set apart for vocation. God had work for him to do.
Love Your Neighbor as Yourself, Part 2
"Love your neighbor as yourself" is a very radical command. What I mean by "radical" is this: it cuts to the root of our sinfulness and exposes it and, by God's grace, severs it.
Beyond Sunday: Being Mighty
Are you a Gideon? God's Word can make you a mighty man or woman of valor.
Sarah—Mother of Nations
While certainly not perfect, Sarah is blessed of God to be the mother of a nation through whom the world will be blessed.
Love Your Neighbor as Yourself, Part 1
Everything else in the Old Testament in some sense depends on these two commandments: the commandment to love God and the commandment to love our neighbor. This is an amazing statement.
Jehoshaphat: Help in Distress
Distress is so interwoven into the biblical story that we almost stop noticing its power.
Facing Your Giants
How do we deal with giants? We find the answer in the Old Testament account of David and Goliath.
Three Ways to Weave Evangelism into Daily Life
We should “wire” our Christian experience so that evangelism is woven into daily life. Here are three ways to do that.
Talking to Yourself
Becoming fluent in positive, healthy, truthful, Scripture-saturated internal dialogue should be a high priority for all of us. Talking to yourself is an important life-skill that requires practice, careful consideration, and perseverance.
Beyond Sunday: The Father Honors His Son
How much greater things are said of Christ by the Father!
Uzziah: God-Given Success
The "self-made" person, so revered in modern society, is a myth. No one creates themselves. The Bible is clear that everything about our lives is a gift.
Wisely Handling the Bible’s Wise Sayings
We must be very careful in how we approach and implement these wise sayings. Simply because they are inspired does not mean that the biblical proverbs are like laws, imposing a universal obligation
The God of All Comfort: A Study of 2 Corinthians
By any estimation 2 Corinthians 1:3-7 frames the Bible’s greatest text on comfort. What can we learn from Paul's words?
We all make mistakes. We all mess up. We all fall short. But in the core of your heart, do you understand what it means to be a follower of Jesus?
Beyond Sunday: A Gospel Explosion
The Book of Acts tells us something about how the gospel began to explode throughout the world. And we can learn much about that for our own day.
For Such a Time as This: Life Lessons from the Book of Esther
Esther is the best “textbook" of the Scriptures about the providence of God, and how He works in the perfect way and the perfect timing to accomplish His purposes.
Assurance of God's Love
This is where the faith journey starts: understanding that God loves you. If you do not have an assurance of God’s love, your faith journey will not last long.
Did the OT Prophets Know What They Were Saying?
Is it possible that the OT prophets did not understand the meaning of what they wrote?
Beyond Sunday: Not Shaken
Faith gives us living joy, and bestows dying rest.” This lets our hearts be glad no matter the circumstances.