Church HistoryContendingDefendingGospel
Albert Mohler – Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?
Albert Mohler – Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

Albert Mohler – Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

A statement made by a professor at a leading evangelical college has become a flashpoint in a controversy that really matters. In explaining why she intended to wear a traditional Muslim hijab over the holiday season in order to symbolize solidarity with her Muslim...

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Gospel
John Piper – John 1:14, Part 2: Glory Full of Grace and Truth
John Piper – John 1:14, Part 2: Glory Full of Grace and Truth

John Piper – John 1:14, Part 2: Glory Full of Grace and Truth

“We have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father.” In this lab, John Piper helps us understand the glory we see at Christmas, defining glory and pulling apart the marriage of grace and truth. He also explains why we’re not at a disadvantage at all...

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Christian LifeContendingDefendingGospel
Rick Segal – Staying Godly in a Godless Workplace
Rick Segal – Staying Godly in a Godless Workplace

Rick Segal – Staying Godly in a Godless Workplace

Very few, if any, awake one morning and decide all of a sudden, “Today is the day I’m going rogue. Enough with all that honesty stuff. From now on, I’m all about corruption.” It typically begins as an indiscernible leak of integrity, at least in terms of...

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Christian LifeGospel
Donald Macleod – Adoption: A New Father and a New Heart
Donald Macleod – Adoption: A New Father and a New Heart

Donald Macleod – Adoption: A New Father and a New Heart

Martin Luther, whose tormented conscience and anguished thinking launched the Protestant Reformation, once remarked, “If the doctrine of justification is lost, the whole of Christian doctrine is lost.” It is hardly surprising, then, that there is voluminous...

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Christian LifeContendingDefendingGospel
Joseph Franks – High Law … High Grace … High Worship
Joseph Franks – High Law … High Grace … High Worship

Joseph Franks – High Law … High Grace … High Worship

  The Law comes from our good God. The Law comes as a good gift from our good God. The Law is a good presentation of God’s standard of goodness. It tell us that which is really good in the sight of God. The Law is a good magnifier of our non-goodness. It does...

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Christian LifeContendingDefendingGospel
John Piper – 1 Peter 2:11–12, Part 1: Your Old Passions War Against You
John Piper – 1 Peter 2:11–12, Part 1: Your Old Passions War Against You

John Piper – 1 Peter 2:11–12, Part 1: Your Old Passions War Against You

There are desires inside of you that want to destroy you. They will try and lure you to anything and everything except God and His glory. In this lab, John Piper teaches us to fight remaining sin in our own hearts. He end by giving two strategies for abstaining...

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ContendingDefendingGospel
John Piper – 1 Peter 2:9–10, Part 1: God Treasures You, But Not Because of You
John Piper – 1 Peter 2:9–10, Part 1: God Treasures You, But Not Because of You

John Piper – 1 Peter 2:9–10, Part 1: God Treasures You, But Not Because of You

When a person becomes a Christian, they take on an entirely different identity, the pinnacle of which is being God’s prized possession. In this lab, John Piper looks at two of the most explicit and most profound verses on Christian identity. What we learn should...

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Biblical WorldviewContendingCreation/EvolutionDefendingGospel
Avery Foley – Did Adam Step on an Ant Before the Fall?
Avery Foley – Did Adam Step on an Ant Before the Fall?

Avery Foley – Did Adam Step on an Ant Before the Fall?

Often Christians, pastors, and theologians who try to fit millions of years into Genesis 1 object to a literal, recent six-day creation by arguing, “So Adam never stepped on an ant in the Garden of Eden? That can’t be true. There had to be death before sin.” But is...

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Gospel
Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: The Day of Atonement (Chapter 16)
Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: The Day of Atonement (Chapter 16)

Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: The Day of Atonement (Chapter 16)

“This is to be a lasting ordinance for you,” says the Lord. The annual ritual of the Day of Atonement was a major event in the life of Israel. It had significant cultic and theological implications for them, and, strangely enough, has significant theological...

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Christian LifeContendingDefendingGospel
John Piper – James 5:19–20, Part 1: Bringing Back a Wandering Believer
John Piper – James 5:19–20, Part 1: Bringing Back a Wandering Believer

John Piper – James 5:19–20, Part 1: Bringing Back a Wandering Believer

Some of the most heartbreaking moments in a Christian’s life are watching other believers wander away from the truth. In this lab, John Piper tackles a couple verses that help us understand a Christian’s identity and give us great hope in pursuing a wandering...

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Christian LifeFeaturedGospel
Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: A Fungus Among Us (Leviticus 13 & 14)
Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: A Fungus Among Us (Leviticus 13 & 14)

Dave Dunham – Studies in Leviticus: A Fungus Among Us (Leviticus 13 & 14)

Spiritual death has a physical component to it. The original curse issued by God in the Garden of Eden came with physical implications: hard labor, painful childbirth, and the promise of eventual “return to dust” (Gen. 3). Death, disease, and pain are reminders...

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Christian LifeFeaturedGospel
Russell Moore – How Churches Can Create a Culture of Adoption
Russell Moore – How Churches Can Create a Culture of Adoption

Russell Moore – How Churches Can Create a Culture of Adoption

It still had that smell, like a mixture of new carpet and old lady. Maria and I looked at each other as we stood in this familiar foyer. It was the first place we’d ever seen each other—standing right here, as I ran in from the rain and she was folding up a...

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Biblical WorldviewChristian LifeContendingDefendingGospel
Tony Reinke – Lecrae Confesses Abortion, Invites Others into the Light

Tony Reinke – Lecrae Confesses Abortion, Invites Others into the Light

As the forty-second anniversary of Roe v. Wade draws near, we are reminded of how large and formidable the abortion industry has become in the United States. Planned Parenthood survives with a heavy dose of government funding, even as overall abortion numbers are...

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Contemporary CultureEvangelism and CultureGospel
Rep. Gifford, National Tradegy and the Gospel
Rep. Gifford, National Tradegy and the Gospel

Rep. Gifford, National Tradegy and the Gospel

On Saturday, January 8th, 2011 in Tucson, Arizona an event called “Congress on your corner” occurred at a local Safeway. The goal of the event was to give the people a place to voice their opinions and also meet the Rep. Gifford. This event turned tragic as a Jared...

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