The Exalted Christ
Sadly, we can love the idea of Jesus more than Jesus Himself. It's so easy to take our eyes off of Christ and put them on something else.
Being a Christian is not just learning facts about Christ, but rather it is actually learning Christ personally. This is what causes us to live radically different from how we lived formerly.
The Truth is Never Arrogant
The truth is never arrogant but the truth is a matter of fact. Now in the delivery of the truth, the messenger can be proud, unloving and arrogant. It is true that our actions...
The Exclusivity of Christianity
Christianity is the exclusive faith that can save us and bring us to heaven. There's only one God and one Savior and the Bible is dogmatically clear on this.
Don’t Let Anyone Take Your Crown
Revelation 3:11 I am coming soon. Hold fast what you have, so that no one may seize your crown.
Do Not Scoff at God’s Warnings
God is mercifully giving warnings of His coming judgment so that we can find refuge. Do not scoff at God's warnings.
The Christian’s Boldness and Confidence
Jesus Christ is the Christian's foundation for having bold access to God. It is not our performance that allows us to come boldly before God, but the merits of Christ.
Is it Right to Alert Pastors When You See Problems and Divisions Arising?
Do members of a church have the responsibility to alert the pastors when they see divisions arising in the church?
Why Are Millennials Leaving the Church?
Why are so many millennials leaving the church? It seems fewer people are attending a church in this generation than in previous generations.
Why is This World the Way That It Is?
There are two very important questions we all should be asking: 1. Why are things the way they are in this world? 2. How do we fix it?
Don’t Pray Like a Modalist
The Bible teaches that Jesus Christ is God, but do not mistake that to mean that Jesus Christ is the Father. We should not attribute things to the Father that are exclusively attributed to the Son, and vice versa.
Sin Did Not Kill Jesus Christ
Christian, sin didn't kill Jesus Christ for you. God (your Father) killed Jesus Christ for you.
God Is Not On Trial, You Are
One thing that becomes a reality is that man suddenly realizes that God is not the one that is on trial, he is.
I Had Never Truly Rested in Christ’s Work
A person can grow up hearing the gospel a million times and yet never believe in it. They have ears and hear the truth and yet they do not truly hear the truth.
How Important is Having a Testimony of Salvation?
When talking with other Christians, a common question that we may ask is what is someone's testimony. How much weight should we give to someone's testimony?
Nothing Between My Soul and the Savior
Confessing our sin can be humiliating to us, but it is not anywhere near as hurtful as letting our fellowship with God be hindered through our refusal to confess sin.
God is Gracious But Sin Has Terrible Consequences
Praise be to God that He forgives our sins and that we won't have to go to hell for them. But this doesn't mean that there will not be fierce and severe consequences for our sin.
Young Person: Do You Believe That God Is Against You?
The Devil deceived Eve by making God look like a cruel taskmaster in her eyes. And even in our day, this is still one of his top devices in ruining souls.
God Justly Punishes People We Know and Love
Believer, do you realize that hell is for a bunch of people you know and love who are outside of Christ? After a funeral of an unbeliever...
Are You Defensive?
When you get approached or corrected about something in your life, how do you receive it? Are you defensive?
The Miracle of Creation
In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. God made this universe so vast and so intricate to show us how powerful He is.
Heaven is Where Christ Is
The Bible often describes heaven not as "heaven," but as where Christ is. When you think of heaven, do you think of being with Christ?
No One Will Be Missing on Judgment Day
A day that few people think about is Judgment Day. But that day is a day when every single person that's ever lived in the history of humanity will be present.
There Are No Bench Warmers in the Kingdom of God
Sports teams have those who are starters and those who sit on the bench. In the kingdom of God, in the church, there is no one who sits on the bench.
Genesis Under Attack: Devilish Dogmatic Assertions
We are living in a day where brilliant men with incredible intellects and stunning credentials are making dogmatic assertions that the creation account...
You Can Learn to Be Content
We must learn, as Paul did, to be content. Being discontent is a sin and is believing the lie that God made a mistake in our life.
What to Do When Your Thought Life is Attacked
It may be easy to not allow our body to go to sinful places. But what are we to do when we find our mind being bombarded by wicked things?
God Does Not Bring Our Sins Back
Every person needs a covering for their sin. The only covering available for sinners is the obedience of Jesus Christ. And once God has put away our sins...
Do You Show Respect of Persons in the Church?
One of the subtle ways we sin is by showing respect of persons in the church. Do you treat the well known and gifted people in the church...
The Commonplace Christian is the Glory of the Church
Most of us will be not be remembered after we die. We'll be forgotten by the world and only a fading memory to those who knew us.
The Sufferings of the Cross
One of the major ways Christ became like us was that He was able to suffer in the same ways we do. When He went to the cross...
Sorrow Turned Into Joy
Jesus taught and promised amazing things to His disciples the night before He died. One of these amazing promises is that they would have fullness...
Christ Will Not Cast Out Any Who Come To Him
God the Father gave every single Christian to Jesus, and there's absolutely nothing that will cause Christ to get rid of any of His people who the Father gave to Him.
Do You Really Need a Church? (Part 1)
We are living in the digital age and can access so many sermons from the internet. Is it really still necessary and vital to be a participating member who shows up in person at a local church?
When Should You Leave a Church? (Part 2)
When should Christians leave a church? Sadly many Christians are willing to leave sound, biblical churches just over preferences. What are the issues that are worth leaving for?
Should You Move to Join a Church? (Part 3)
Some Christians see their great need to be part of a biblical church, but as far as they can discern, there's no biblical church near where they live.
Everything is Futile Without Christ
There is a multitude of different things that people in this world love, live for, and build their life upon, but it is all empty and vanity without Christ.
Is It Acceptable and God’s Will?
If a decision you make is truly acceptable and God's will, then it will not contradict what is in the Bible.
How Far Can a Person Go As a False Convert?
False conversion is a major and sobering theme in the Bible. How much of a true Christian can a person seem to look like, and in the end turn out to be deceived?