In his book, A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life, author J.I. Packer writes about the … Continue reading Pastoral Work is Preaching Work
Archibald Alexander, in Thoughts Concerning Religious Experience (1844): “Why is there so little advancement made [in living the Christian life]? First, there … Continue reading Archibald Alexander on the Pressing Need to Preach Grace
I am a recovering Pharisee who falls off of the wagon all of the time, slipping back into a mode of … Continue reading And That’s It?
In the opening chapter of John’s Gospel, he introduces two individuals: Jesus and (another) John, Jesus’ cousin (the one known … Continue reading I Am Not the Christ
This quote from my friend, Charles Spurgeon, gives me great hope in preparing to speak of Jesus this Sunday for … Continue reading The Melting, Conquering, Transforming Power of the Cross
This is part 3 is our series, Advent from 40,000 Feet. The big idea is that the prophets preached God’s … Continue reading This is Your Wake Up Call • Hosea 14:1-7, Galatians 3:24 (sermon)
Our guest blogger this week is Brian Hedges, lead pastor for Fulkerson Park Baptist Church in Niles, Michigan. This post … Continue reading Preachers and Their Critics