Why You Can Lift Your Eyes to the One Enthroned

Have you been eagerly watching for the next update from your local or State officials? I confess, it’s hard to miss a news conference these days. Here in California the question is, “What phase are we in? How long will it last? Who can open up?”

Church

5 Ways God Might Be Displeased with Your Worship

Many people are shocked when they read the account of Nadab and Abihu in Leviticus 10. These two priests offered to the Lord “strange fire” and as a result were killed by God.

Apologetics

The Missing Piece in Our Evangelism

Many Christians today are discouraged about their poor witness for Jesus. We struggle to get conversations about Jesus started with our friends and family.

God

You are Destined for Suffering, but not for Wrath

When Paul wrote to the Christians in Thessalonica, he was writing to a people acquainted with tribulation. The gospel came to them in “much affliction” (1 Thess. 1:6), and it seems as if the difficulty didn’t let up. 

Worldview

How Should Christians Respond to Racism?

Editor’s Note: The following is an edited transcript of the answer Pastor Adriel Sanchez gave in response to a caller’s question, “What is the biblical response to racism? How should Christians respond to oppression?” which aired on the Core Christianity Radio show on June 4, 2020. Listen to the entire episode here: Episode 459: How […]

Family

Dear Mothers, Don’t Lose Heart!

Dear mothers in the faith, I know that sometimes it’s easy to grow discouraged. I know that there are moments when you wonder, “Is the work that I am doing having an impact?” Moments where you may dream about another life, one that actually enables you to dream because you’re able to sleep through the night! God sees you, and he hears your prayers.

Life

4 Things to Remember after You Have Sinned

Have you ever felt like God turned his back on you because of your sin? Here are four things that God does when we have failed...

God

3 Things That God Does to Death

What comes to your mind when you think about death?

God

Did God Die on Good Friday?

The centerpiece of Good Friday is the cross of Jesus Christ. On the Friday before Easter, Jesus was crucified and died. This creates a dilemma in the mind of some. If Jesus is God, how could he die? After all, God cannot change (Mal. 3:6), so how are we to make sense of Jesus’ death? Was it real?

Worldview

Five Ways to Bless the Church During Coronavirus

The Apostle Paul encouraged the church in Ephesus, “Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is” (Eph. 5:15-17).