"In a sense a depressed Christian is a contradiction in terms, and he is a very poor recommendation for the gospel." –Martyn Lloyd-Jones
Young adults are trying to connect and will make a lasting connection wherever they can find belonging.
"It’s crucial that we challenge ourselves, and our congregations, to break out of this post-Durkheimian, expressive individualist approach to faith."
Don't wait for tragedy to strike. Live in Gospel urgency now by choice and share the message of Jesus with friends, family, co-workers, neighbors and classmates before it's too late.
"Women need the whole counsel of God’s word to be the woman God has called them to be."
"Gay pride isn’t the enemy here."
"The Oklahoma Healthy Marriage Initiative found that couples are 31 percent less likely to get divorced if they get some sort of premarital training before they marry."
Some church members are walking contradictions, and they frustrate church pastors and leaders.
"Smart phones may be smart, but they’re also very selfish."
"In the moment you begin to look at porn, you have allowed it to replace God as essential to your happiness."
We struggle to live out our faith, and professing Christians can fail to love one another well.
"Church communications are more important than ever."
"God is true to His Word, He keeps His promises, and He never fails His children."
In a world obsessed with names, brands and money, it’s easy to confuse success with a pile of stuff.
"We don’t need to overcomplicate evangelism. We either lean in or we don’t."
Spend two minutes talking to almost anyone outside the Christian faith and you’re almost certain to hear a list of complaints they have about Christians.
This article will get me in trouble.
That’s a good thing. I’ve discovered the number one cause of unhappiness is people who are stuck in the past.
"What is social media doing to our ability to communicate with kindness, clarity and depth?"
"A 'believer' assents intellectually to what Jesus and Scripture says. But their lives are not directed by Jesus or oriented around Him."