"In the moment you begin to look at porn, you have allowed it to replace God as essential to your happiness."
We struggle to live out our faith, and professing Christians can fail to love one another well.
"Church communications are more important than ever."
"God is true to His Word, He keeps His promises, and He never fails His children."
In a world obsessed with names, brands and money, it’s easy to confuse success with a pile of stuff.
"We don’t need to overcomplicate evangelism. We either lean in or we don’t."
Spend two minutes talking to almost anyone outside the Christian faith and you’re almost certain to hear a list of complaints they have about Christians.
This article will get me in trouble.
That’s a good thing. I’ve discovered the number one cause of unhappiness is people who are stuck in the past.
"What is social media doing to our ability to communicate with kindness, clarity and depth?"
"A 'believer' assents intellectually to what Jesus and Scripture says. But their lives are not directed by Jesus or oriented around Him."
Many people have been Christians since they were little. They are well versed in the facts and stories of the Bible, but they are no longer captivated by them.
That’s the difference between good and great: consistency.
"Pornography is a spiritual problem rooted in the deceitfulness of idolatry—and like all idolatry, we need one another in the fight."
Somebody is standing with you. Ministry can be lonely, but I’ve never seen a situation where the ministry leader is the only person standing for God.
"The Bible is not silent on depression and anxiety."
"Whatever controls your heart also controls your identity."
Focus on doing the work God has called you to do. Pursue it wholeheartedly, passionately and with abandon.
"Most people love that they aren’t alone instead of loving the other person in the relationship."
The most effective evangelistic churches depend on two key resources: prayer and obedience.