The Meaning and Purpose of Verbal Plenary Inspiration

On today’s episode, a listener writes in and asks Dave, “What is Verbal Plenary Inspiration?" What you’ll hear in this episode The Meaning of Theopneustos and Verbal Plenary Inspiration The Old Testament and the Inspiration of Scripture The New Testament and...

Theological Triage – 2nd Order Issues Part 2

On this new By His Grace show, Andy and Dave consider how to preach and teach second-order issues, respond when second-order issues are denied, and approach issues and people with love and humility. What You Will Hear on This Episode How to preach on second-order...

Arlo and the Great Big Cover-Up by Betsy Childs Howard

Discipleship is one of the most important aspects of Christian parenting. The young hearts of children are very impressionable and need to be carefully guarded and led. It is for this reason why it is crucial to start discipleship early in a child’s life. Proverbs...

Husbands, Wives, and Children

Colossians 3:18-21, “18 Wives, submit to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. 19 Husbands, love your wives, and do not be harsh with them. 20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. 21 Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they...

4 Ways Paul Encourages Us to Love the Church (Even When It’s Hard)

Beauty on the Inside Around the corner from where I live, a house is for sale. In bold green letters, the lawn sign reads: “I’m Gorgeous Inside!” The message is surprising. From the street, the house is thoroughly ordinary, even run-down. It’s a seventies-era raised...

Gently and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers by Dane Ortlund

The most important thing about us is what we think about God. What do you think of when you think about the Son of God? Some might first think about His miracles, the work of atonement, or His teaching. Others may think about His person. Christ is one person with two...

Academic Work

Weekly Roundup of Links 5/11/2020-5/16/2020

This is our weekly roundup of links for 5/11/2020-5/16/2020 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much...

Exploring the Bible Together: A 52-Week Family Worship Plan by David Murray

It is true that Christian discipleship starts at home. The church, of course, plays a vital role in the spiritual development and growth of all believers. However, the home is the genesis of discipleship and spiritual growth. For this reason, families need to engage...

Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus

Introduction Recent days have seen significant life-altering events. Events like COVID-19 have a way of grabbing our attention and altering our focus. One example of this I’ve seen among Christians is to linger longer in the Word and prayer, which is a good and...
Weekly Roundup of Links 9/9/2019-9/14/2019

Weekly Roundup of Links 9/9/2019-9/14/2019

This is our weekly roundup of links for 9/2/2019-9/7/2019 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much...

Weekly Roundup of Links 8/12/2019-8/17/2019

Weekly Roundup of Links 8/12/2019-8/17/2019

This is our weekly roundup of links for 8/12/2019-8/17/2019 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much...

An Open Letter to the Pastor about Embracing Weakness

An Open Letter to the Pastor about Embracing Weakness

Dear Pastors, I hope this letter finds you prospering in the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, my brothers. I write this letter in part to expose some subtle notions that have sprung up of late in churches virtually everywhere the name of Christ is proclaimed....

Weekly Roundup of Links 3/4/2018-3/9/2019

Weekly Roundup of Links 3/4/2018-3/9/2019

This is our weekly roundup of links for 3/4/2018-3/9/2019 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much...

Avoiding Improper Judgments

Avoiding Improper Judgments

 Matthew 7:1-6 ESV, “Judge not, that you be not judged. For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your...

Weekly Roundup of Links 1/14/2018-1/19/2019

Weekly Roundup of Links 1/14/2018-1/19/2019

This is our weekly roundup of links for 1/14/2018-1/19/2019 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Our writing team writes all over the internet for a variety of publications like Desiring God, TGC, and much...

Medieval Wisdom for Modern Christians by Chris Armstrong

Medieval Wisdom for Modern Christians by Chris Armstrong

Like many evangelicals, I was introduced to C.S. Lewis through his Narnian Chronicles as a child, and it was this trust in Lewis that led me to choose his Mere Christianity as my first foray into apologetics. I later explored my faith through his Screwtape Letters and...

How Do I Feed On God’s Word?

How Do I Feed On God’s Word?

Yesterday, I wrote on the importance of feeding on the Word. Today, let me add another reflection on that theme—namely, what it looks like to actually feed on the Word of God. Certainly, if God calls us to live upon every Word that proceeds from his mouth (Matthew...

Ep. 92: Special Announcement from the Kims

In this special episode, the Kims will answer some questions about what we’ve been up to. We’ve gotten your kind messages asking where we are and we wanted to address them here on this episode. Both of us have been very busy serving our local churches, which has led...

Weekly Roundup of Links 10/15/2018-10/20/2018

Weekly Roundup of Links 10/15/2018-10/20/2018

This is our weekly roundup of links for 10/15/2018-10/20/2018 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Articles from Around the Internet: The State of Theology https://thestateoftheology.com/ Our writing team...