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2 Ways We Get the Gospel Wrong, 1 Way to Get It Right

Christians tend to fall into two variations of the same error. Some confuse the work of God for human action or cultural achievements, or they...

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5 Ways the Theology of the Cross Matters for Your Life

The theology of the cross gives us a paradigm for witness, friendship, and support in the normal routines and in the emergencies of those around...

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What is the Theology of the Cross?

The theology of the cross directs us away from all attempts to speculate about God as he is hidden behind nature or the clouds of...

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Why Christianity Seems So Foolish

Christianity seems foolish. But things are not always what they seem. 

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When You Assume the Gospel, You Lose the Gospel

As we go around repeating the gospel's centrality, many people will respond, “Oh that’s great for you; I’m glad that you found something that works.”...

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How the Gospel Rescues You from Doubt

Behind the smiling faces at church, the bombastic claims shouted from pulpits, and the religious zeal for a political ideology masked as “the Christian worldview,”...

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5 Things You Need to Hear Right Now

In an effort to recover forgiveness in our churches and lives, here are five things you need to hear right now.

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3 Steps to Take to Know God Will Save You

I have often met people in life who worry that God doesn’t love them, that they aren't really Christians, or that they will experience God’s...

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Grace Is Disruptive

Grace is not an extreme makeover. Grace is not therapy. Grace is not a shot of espresso for a pick-me-up. Grace is not something we...

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Why Does Faith Alone Matter?

Our salvation does not depend upon our works, efforts, or good intentions, but on God alone, and this salvation is secure in Christ.