Preaching

What the Pastor Should Remember About His Congregation When He Preaches

March 2, 2017

The preacher of God’s Word spends much of his time in preparation for the preaching hour. He studies, he prays, he searches, he digs out, he anticipates, he practices,...

Preaching

What You Probably Don’t Know About Your Pastor When He Preaches

February 28, 2017

What happens when your preacher preaches? I know…that’s a loaded question. I guess I should state it this way: Are you aware of what takes places when the pastor...

Spiritual Formation

4 Promises to Hold on to During Prolonged Seasons of Adversity

February 28, 2017

It had been forty years since Moses left the privileged position in Egypt’s palace. Tending his father-in-law’s sheep in Midian was a far cry from the aristocratic courts of...

Leadership

4 Ways to Become a Better Writer

February 24, 2017

“Writing is easy,” said Red Smith, “all you do is sit down at a typewriter and open a vein.” That may sound a tad bit drastic, but the truth...

Ministry

What Does True Greatness Look Like?

February 23, 2017

Follow certain tweets, read certain posts, and observe certain individuals and you will discover the obsession, the fascination, with greatness. “Look at me, see me, follow me, hear me,...

Christian Living

Safe and Secure: 4 Reasons Why You Cannot Lose Salvation

February 20, 2017

The Good Shepherd did not leave the fold, fight the wilderness, and find the sheep only to leave and abandon it at will. Being one of His means being...

Christian Living

Trying and Trusting: What it Means to Increase Your Faith

February 14, 2017

There was a time in my life when I felt it was impossible, or at the very best unlikely, to please God. I don’t know if you have ever...

Christian Living

The Immense Value of Meditating Upon Scripture

February 3, 2017

It was an inconceivable task. Joshua had to mobilize, organize, and unify millions of people across the Jordan river into the land of Canaan. Leading Israel across the waters...