Spiritual Growth

The High Stakes of a Hard Heart

You know what’s terrifying? A hard heart. It’s something I...


A Personal vs. Private Relationship with Christ

I think what we have seen in the church over the last several decades—maybe the last few generations—is a prioritization of our faith being personal.


Christian Hope Changes Everything

We who are rooted in Christ also have every spiritual blessing in him in the heavenly places (Eph. 1:3). We need not fear because we already have every blessing. Paul says in his letter to the Ephesians that before the world was even formed, God the Father chose us, adopted us as his children, and lavished every spiritual blessing on us (Eph. 1:3–5).