Godliness isn't necessarily achieved by making radical changes to our circumstances, but by learning to be content in the midst of them.
God is faithful to take messy people and turn them into his mighty saints.
The Gospel enables us to give up our rights and entitlements for the sake of loving others as Christ has loved us.
Fractures in church can have devastating effects on our unity in the faith.
The Gospel empowers us to freely serve the interests of others in order to win them in faith to Christ.
Got has created authority structures for our good and we should honor what God has created.
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.
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.
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.
We're often very concerned with what people think of us, but it's what God thinks that should matter most.
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.
God call us to live a new way of life, for the good of others, by the power of his Spirit working in us.
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.
We need to understand how temptation works if we are to overcome it.
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.
Every Christian is called to be a disciple-making disciple. What qualities do we need in order to fulfill our calling effectively?
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.
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.
Love is better than the best spiritual gifts.
Considering our calling in Christ Jesus to be humble servants, it is foolish to be proud.
Apostles were foundational to the church, but there are no longer apostles in the church today.
The gift of prophecy played a vital role in the foundation of the church, but the gift of prophecy is not for the church today.
The gift of tongues is the gift of speaking known languages, not unintelligible speech.
God is still a miracle-working God, but miracle-workers and healers are not for the church today.
How does the Gospel impact intimacy in marriage?
What is God's design for marriage?
The gift of tongues is not for believers but for unbelievers.
The gift of tongues is secondary to the gift of prophecy.
In the Spirit, the many are made one and the one serve the many.