Spurgeon: “Hide not the offense of the cross”

“But I certify you, brethren, that the gospel which was preached of me is not after man” —Galatians 1:11 A gospel which is after men will be welcomed by men; but it needs a divine operation upon the heart and mind to make a man willing to receive into his inmost soul...
Why Do You Go to Church?

Why Do You Go to Church?

Why do you go to church?  Church is more than the Sunday gathering — but it’s not less than that.  Just ‘going’ isn’t enough. Why we go matters. God doesn’t merely care about our actions.  He also is concerned with WHY we do what we do. So…why do you go to church on...
Be Spent For The Gospel

Be Spent For The Gospel

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7 With these words the great Apostle Paul gives his last instructions to his beloved disciple Timothy. Paul had experienced an immense amount of persecution (2 Corinthians...
I Resolve to Mature Manhood

I Resolve to Mature Manhood

Yet another resolution post?  Not at all. This is a plea—an urgent call, of sorts—to my fellow brothers to chase something the rest of this year that is much more substantial than a gym membership, self-help technique, hobby, or hygiene etiquette—I seriously resolve...

Spiritual Growth Series: Gospel Discipline

Editors Note: This is a new series on spiritual growth designed to help our readers understand how to grow in Christ. Dave wrote the first post in this series on the blessing of the spiritual disciplines. Joey Cochran wrote the second post in this series on the four...