Bitter Breakups and Divine Closure: Our Pain and His Providence

A healthy understanding of God’s providence is essential to gaining perspective on our bitter breakups.

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4 Reflections About Online Dating

Two years ago today I met the woman who would become my wife. The vehicle that brought us together was the internet.

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False Freedom and the Slavery of Autonomy

The unwillingness to choose is not freedom; it’s slavery to autonomy.

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Why You Can’t See Your Biggest Flaws

We have too many layers of self-justification to grow without hard knocks.

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Resources for One-Anothering the Word

Every relationship, even difficult ones, are a gift of God’s grace for our growth in the knowledge and likeness of Christ.

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Four Lies About Introverts

The more I rest in God’s gracious acceptance of me in Christ, the more freed I am to be my introverted self for his glory.

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Peacemaking: A Gospel Necessity

Peacemaking, driven by love, is essentially living out the gospel in our relationships.

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More Choices, Less Commitment

Committing to love at great cost to ourselves is the most desirable choice we can make in God’s universe.

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Church Was Great! Let’s Not Talk About It

Initiating spiritually edifying conversations after church isn’t easy, but it’s worth it.

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Building a Better Small Group

In good company and conference the goodness of God and the struggles of life meet in loving acceptance, godly direction, and transforming community.

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