Tag Archive: gospel

Greear on Spiritual Disciplines

JD Greear provides an excellent example of the role spiritual disciplines play in our growth in godliness in his book, Gospel: Recovering the Power that Made Christianity Revolutionary (only 2.99 on Kindle right now!).… Continue reading

Review of Surprised by Hope

I’m a little late to the party, but I finally got around to reading N.T. Wright’s Surprised by Hope.  I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book.  This book will, without a doubt, be on my… Continue reading

Rethinking Salvation

A biblical understand of our future demands rethinking our present. As long as we see salvation in terms of going to heaven when we die, the main work of the church is bound… Continue reading

VOV Prayer Guide

I absolutely love the Valley of Vision.  It has consistently been the most valuable resource outside of Scripture for stoking my affections for Jesus.  Here is a tremendous resource from Joe Thorn to… Continue reading

Healthy Short-Term Missions

Summer is right around the corner, and that means there will be a rise in the number of  short-term mission trips… Especially for church youth groups.  With this in mind, it’s important for… Continue reading

Ian & Larissa

A reminder of the primary reason God designed marriage.  Powerful video.

Humility: True Greatness

I’ve been both challenged and encouraged by this book lately.  Here’s a snippet and a thought: For those who feel the effect of their serious condition, who realize their humanly unalterable condition, the… Continue reading

Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ

God is using this book by John Piper and its supplemental reading plan to nourish my soul. Here’s a taste of it: We were made to know and treasure the glory of God above… Continue reading

Antidote to Christian Elitism

According to Augustine, this is “the antidote to Christian elitism”:  For who sees anything different in you? What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as… Continue reading

Reflections on T4G 2012, Part 2

This post is part of a series.  Check out the rest of my reflections on Together for the Gospel 2012 here. A second highlight from my time at Together for the Gospel 2012… Continue reading