You Grow As a Christian the Same Way You Became One

God's acceptance is not based on how well we live the Christian life, but on Christ's finished work on the cross.

‘Mind the Alligators’: A Lesson in Spiritual Vigilance

A safari in Botswana reminded me of the importance of being wary of the Devil and focusing on the kingdom.

How to Build a Culture of Discipleship at Your Church

Many leadership development programs don't take advantage of the ways people really learn. Here's how to do it better.

How to Make It Through a Difficult Transition

Whether or not you're currently in a season of transition, these steps will help you make it through with your joy and faith intact.

What Role Does the Holy Spirit Play in Salvation?

The Holy Spirit is truly 'God the Evangelist,' drawing sinners into fellowship with Christ. Here is how he works.

8 Benefits of Silence and Solitude

In a world that constantly bombards us with stimulation, the disciplines of solitude and silence have never been more important.

Why Christianity Must Be Both Personal and Public

There are personal and public aspects of our faith—our private devotion fuels our public expression.

Seize the Opportunities God Gives You

We have a finite time in this world and have been given talents to invest. Invest them well.

12 Signs Your Church Really Is Making Disciples

While there's no metric for the level of discipleship at your church, there are some key indicators that your people are growing.

What Is Truth in a Wiki World?

How can we define truth in a culture that has democratized it, i.e., truth is based on the opinion of the majority?