5 Questions About Sanctification

Q: What does it mean to be sanctified? A: To be sanctified is to have your faith simplified, clarified, and deepened. You need God. You know God. You love God. You see life, God, yourself, others more truly...

You’ll Still Be You

Many people are afraid that when they die they're going to be immersed in darkness. After all, when you close your eyes, it's dark. And when we see a person who is dead, his or her eyes are closed. So it's eas...

Preaching God’s Words

Many people claim various places are sacred. In a recent family trip out west, we visited the sacred grounds of the Black Hills. Several years before we visited our nation's military cemetery, Arlington Nation...

Waiting on the Lord Is Not a Waste

The Space Between Waiting for anything feels like a complete waste of time. Waiting for God to move or answer seems even worse. Lamentations 3:25–27 shows us the value of living in the space betwe...

5 Common Ways Church Members Go Astray

Keep Watch As you engage relationally with your local fellowship and hear of a member in one of these situations, take note: that brother or sister could already be straying. Here are five common ways churc...