Law and Gopsel, Part 1 (by Tullian Tchividjian)

Today we welcome guest blogger, Tullian Tchividjian, who is posting a series of blogs for The Gospel Coalition on the distinction between the law and the gospel. Part one is below. What do you think?  –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– For centuries, Reformational Theologians have rightly noted that in the Bible God speaks two fundamentally different words: law and gospel. … Continue reading Law and Gopsel, Part 1 (by Tullian Tchividjian)

Guys, Give This Special Gift to Your Wives!

Hey guys, I want to challenge you to give your wives the special gift of a weekend away—a mountain retreat. A time to rest, to connect with friends and to encounter God through worship and grace-centered, Jesus-focused teaching—a time to be renewed. As you know, Creekstone's Spring Women's Retreat (with GracePointe Church) is set for … Continue reading Guys, Give This Special Gift to Your Wives!

How Suffering Produces a New Hunger to Know God

In preparation for this Sunday's message in Romans 8:18-25, I'm re-reading Larry Crabb's book, Shattered Dreams. One theme he deals with is how suffering produces a new hunger for God, who is the source of true soul satisfaction and eternal joy. Here is a challenging excerpt: "If we are satisfied with good health, responsible children, enjoyable marriages, … Continue reading How Suffering Produces a New Hunger to Know God