July 31, 2016

Personal Finance 101

Jesus talked about money a lot. Yet, for many of us, we struggle to figure out how God wants us to handle the money he has entrusted to us.

May 18, 2016

How to Give Good Advice

“If we become a group of people who immerse ourselves in God’s word, we will become people who can give wise counsel at the drop of a hat. Even inadvertently, more and more of what we share with our friends will be good, true, godly advice because our minds and hearts will be constantly informed by the transforming power of scripture.”

February 23, 2016

The Meaning of Words

“The Christian understands that because God’s words matter, our words matter. We can’t simply define words the way we find most useful. We carry the added responsibility to define our words before God as best we can.”

February 18, 2016

Equipping 101

“We want to equip you for living the Christian life and for ministering to one another.”

January 20, 2016

A Familiar Counselor

"Therapeutic counseling is based on a patient-therapist model that requires 'professionalism' and 'boundaries'. But biblical counseling is based on a model of interpersonal gospel care."

December 22, 2015

Yes, I know that…

"Sometimes, it is easy to think that just because we have accumulated biblical knowledge that we are obeying God."

November 22, 2015

Writings: Wisdom Literature

Wisdom is arranging your whole life according to the God who is there.

November 16, 2015

Former Prophets: King and Covenant

If Jesus is your King then you cannot be in control of your life- but He is a loving King who uses His authority for our good.

September 9, 2015

Taking Worry Under Control

"Worry is a mental plague than affects many people these days. It tends to paralyze us with fearful expectations that may never happen. It drains us from the peace and contentment that God wants us to have."

June 2, 2015

The Intersection of Reading and Spirituality

"What I love is not the issue. Who I love is: Jesus. Reading is a joy when it leads me back to him, or to how I can live and clarify the Gospel more effectively for him."