We need to understand how temptation works if we are to overcome it.
A successful Christian life requires dedication, determination, and discipline that is motivated by the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
The Gospel empowers us to freely serve the interests of others in order to win them in faith to Christ.
The Gospel enables us to give up our rights and entitlements for the sake of loving others as Christ has loved us.
Christian maturity is defined not by how much you know, but by how much you love, and love for others should guide the exercise of Christian liberty.
Singleness isn't often seen as a plus, but in some circumstances, it can be the best option for securing a undivided devotion to the Lord.
Godliness isn't necessarily achieved by making radical changes to our circumstances, but by learning to be content in the midst of them.
What is God's design for marriage?
How does the Gospel impact intimacy in marriage?
We live in a hyper-sexualized society that makes it difficult to remain sexually pure, but Christians can avoid sexual sin when equipped by the Holy Spirit with the truths of God's Word.
Conflict is a part of life in this fallen world, but Christians can handle conflict in a way that reflects the love and wisdom of God in the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
The cost of godliness can be great, but not as great as the cost of compromise. Paul teaches us how to avoid moral failures in the church and in our personal lives.
Dealing with sin in the church is painful and can by very messy, especially when the guilty are unrepentant. Thankfully God gives us clear instruction on how the church can handle unrepentant sin.
Every Christian is called to be a disciple-making disciple. What qualities do we need in order to fulfill our calling effectively?
Considering our calling in Christ Jesus to be humble servants, it is foolish to be proud.
We're often very concerned with what people think of us, but it's what God thinks that should matter most.
Jesus is worthy of occupying the center of our lives, but because of our sin it's easy to let him get pushed to the perimeter. Here are three ways we can keep Jesus at the center.
Every Christian wants to be spiritually mature, but some still act like infants in Christ. Paul helps us identify two marks of spiritual immaturity that every believer needs to grow beyond and leave behind.
Christianity isn't anti-intellectual, rather it's a rational faith rooted in God's wisdom, given by God's Spirit, for God's people.
If we are going to have God's blessing as a church, then we must make sure we are preaching the right message, with the right method, for the right reason.
Though the cross of Christ is foolishness to the world, it is the wisdom and power of God for salvation to all who believe.
Fractures in church can have devastating effects on our unity in the faith.
God is faithful to take messy people and turn them into his mighty saints.