Blog Archive

Exodus and God’s Eternal Plans, Pt. 2

Abner Chou | April 11, 2019

The book of Exodus presents rich theology ingrained into these familiar passages. God devastates the world’s first superpower and unveils His glory as He works to redeem His chosen people.

Exodus and God’s Eternal Plans, Pt. 1

Abner Chou | April 9, 2019

In our study of the Bible, we tend to sprint through familiar narrative passages. But we ought to pause for one reason: narratives contain theology.

Cloaked Cowards: A Theology of Conflict

Reagan Rose | April 2, 2019

Being a Christian requires believers to step into situations that are irreversibly awkward—situations that have the potential to turn contentious. We must not be so scared of conflict that, in attempts to avoid it, we forsake our duties.

The King Who Can Cleanse

Dan Jarms | March 27, 2019

Leprosy was not only seen as a dangerous contagion but as a sign of the curse of God. That is why Jesus’ healing of the leper is so important. Jesus’ authority is so great that He can cleanse and restore without risk of being defiled. He can bring about a saving work that restores someone to himself and the family of God.

Unconditional Election: A Catalyst for Worship, Humility, and Evangelism

Jerod Gilcher | March 20, 2019

Although election is a challenging doctrine for many, it is a glorious catalyst for worship, humility, and unwavering evangelism. If you want to grow in godliness and strengthen your effectiveness for the Great Commission, the doctrine of unconditional election is worth your meditation.

Why Translate the Bible?

Aaron Shryock | March 12, 2019

William Townsend spent ten years translating the Bible. Why would anyone give their life to translate the Bible? I’d like to give you four compelling reasons for devoting yourself to the ministry of Bible translation.

Presenting God as He Defines Himself in His Word

Michael Grisanti | March 5, 2019

One of the common features of a postmodern world is the rejection of any exclusive truth claims. Postmodernism views all truth as relative and any exclusive truth claims as arrogant, offensive, and impossible. As we live and minister in that kind of a world, how should we preach and teach God’s Word and present God’s character to those to whom we minister?

Keep the Main Thing the Main Thing

Bruce Alvord | February 19, 2019

It’s so tempting for us to live as if the main thing about ourselves is what others can see on the outside. It’s especially crucial for church leaders to avoid this pitfall because people look to us as examples of how to live the Christian life. Unfortunately, at times we act as if degrees, experience, teaching talent, leadership skills, or a gregarious personality are more important than the inner man.

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