As Christians, we’re called to live with our feet firmly planted in two different worlds – heaven and earth.
As Christians seeking to live with convicted civility, we can’t succumb to either one of them. Instead of leaning out, now is the time to lean in with all wisdom, courage, and compassion.
If evangelism is just a check-the-box insurance policy paid for with the simple verbalization of a brief prayer, then calling those same people to costly, lifelong obedience in Christ in the days ahead will be a nearly impossible task.
The church is the place of belonging for resident aliens—and it offers a hopeful model for how to live and work in the place between heaven and earth.
Christians have a powerful adversary, the devil. But he can be resisted, and God’s promises are trustworthy.
God makes us like Jesus and then uses us to build his temple.
We cannot get from shame to grace without going through the cross.
The only power worth pursuing is power borrowed from faith in the gospel of Jesus Christ.
As life continues to reopen and return to our new normal, it would be good to consider what lessons we have learned in this abbreviated but enforced sabbath.
Facing injustice is a part of the humble posture that prepares the way for awakening.