The Hardest Truth to Believe about Christianity

While Christianity asserts many hard truths, one of them is harder to believe than all the rest.  The truth that we don't earn our salvation but only receive it by faith is a lifelong struggle for even the most celebrated saints. Faith Counted as Righteousness Abraham is one of the most revered patriarchs in Jewish … Continue reading The Hardest Truth to Believe about Christianity

Marriage is a Calling, Too

Marriage often comes second to public ministry in the life of a Christian.  But God's pattern for marriage demands greater attention to this sacred institution. My wife and I recently clashed about how much time I spend doing ministry-related stuff instead of spending time with her at home.  Staff meetings, small groups, Sunday morning worship, … Continue reading Marriage is a Calling, Too