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Whose Reputation Is Most Important to You?

When it comes to our reputations, the Christian has two choices from which to choose. We can build a personal, sacred monument to ourselves or we can choose to enhance the reputation of Christ. You determine the critical difference between the two options by your… Continue Reading …

The Critical Difference Between a Log and Speck

I want you to think about the last person who disappointed you. Do you have that person in mind? Great. What are your thoughts about them? How is the gospel guarding your mind from thinking unkindly or in other negative ways about that person? The… Continue Reading …

Now That I Want Forgiveness, How Do I Handle My Past Sins?

“When you and Lucia realized you hadn’t asked for forgiveness for several years, how did you work out the gospel in that situation? You couldn’t go back and cover all your past sins against each other at that time, correct? So how do you handle… Continue Reading …

Discipleship Is Mostly about Prayer and Prophecy

Competent discipleship starts with your engagement of God on behalf of the person you’re helping and then communicating in faith what you believe the Lord wants you to share with that individual. Listen to the podcast You may want to read: Twelve Universal Assumptions You… Continue Reading …

The Practical Secret for Growing in Humility

Your attempt to grow in humility is a threat to “self” and initiates an internal conflict as “self” seeks ways to maintain power and control in your life. This fourth chapter explores the role of self in your response to the difficulties of life. Read the… Continue Reading …

Why It Is Hard to Repent of Pride

Pride is a catch-all word for sin. You could say that pride is sin, and sin is pride. Pride is a helpful word in that it accurately describes our fallenness. It is a word we know and a word we understand. For example, when I… Continue Reading …

Why Do I Do That? Can You Help Me?

Have you ever wondered why you do the things you do? Have you ever wanted to change the way you are? I think most of us are this way. We know things about ourselves that we do not prefer and would like to change. That… Continue Reading …

Time to Stop Praying and Reading, and Start Doing

It is easier to talk theology than to live it. It’s easier to talk about your problems than to do something about them. Sometimes it’s wise to put the Bible down, get up from praying and start living what you know. Listen to the podcast… Continue Reading …

Personality Tests Are like Psychological Selfies

One of the more intriguing oddities that our psychologized culture has foisted on our Christian communities is their way of thinking about and explaining the reasons why people do what people do. I’m speaking primarily about psychologized personality tests. Listen to the podcast Our podcasts… Continue Reading …

The First and Unique Step To Solving Your Problems

The First and Unique Step To Solving Your Problems

To solve your problems you have to start at the right place. How you begin problem-solving will determine how you will end. There is a unique first step to solving your problems and it flows out of your worldview. Listen to the podcast Our podcasts… Continue Reading …