Category Archives: Theology

In the Steps of Charles Spurgeon (A Journey with Pictures)

A pictorial journey through some of the sites of Charles Spurgeon’s ministry.

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On Coming Out as Fat

According to those who come out as fat, no weight is better than any other weight. To assume otherwise is to further prejudice.

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Faithfulness in an Age of Anxiety

Our challenge is to help people mourn for the fallen state of the world while remaining courageous and cheerful with the hope of the gospel.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues, This Is Our Time | | 4 Comments

3 Reasons Why I Quote the Church Fathers When I Preach

Why you should let the great cloud of witnesses be present in your preaching and teaching and writing.

Also posted in Baptists, Christianity, Church Issues | | 7 Comments

How the Beatitudes Invite You to Experience True Human Flourishing

Jesus is offering and inviting his hearers into the way of being in the world that will result in their true and full flourishing now and in the age to come.

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White Brothers and Sisters, Take Up and Read

If you have a heart for racial reconciliation and a posture of learning, then apply yourself to this massively complex subject where the world needs our gospel witness.

Also posted in Book Reviews, Christianity, Church Issues | | 19 Comments

Pastors, the Bible Is the Best Thing You’ve Got Going

Biblical illiteracy is a problem, but many Americans still appreciate the Bible.

Also posted in Christian Living, Christianity, Church Issues, Education, Reading | | 3 Comments

“13 Reasons Why” Is Deceptive and Destructive

Netflix’s new teen drama on suicide is wildly popular. I cannot overstate how destructive it is.

Also posted in Christian Living, Clear Winter Nights, Counseling, Culture / Entertainment, Missions / Evangelism, Personal, This Is Our Time | | 29 Comments

The Beauty of Spiritual Struggle

We need to revisit the assumption that struggle is bad. Otherwise, we are likely to get discouraged in the spiritual race.

Also posted in Christian Living, Christianity, Church Issues, Devotional Thoughts, Sin | | 3 Comments

Have We Lost the Soul of Evangelicalism?

Are the four pillars of evangelical identity crumbling?

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues | | 13 Comments