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3 Reasons You Should Preach through Joshua

The book of Joshua doesn’t receive the attention it deserves. For many, familiarity with the book comes from a few verses on a few refrigerator doors. 986 more words


How does biblical theology combat the prosperity gospel?

When we understand Scripture rightly, we understand that our best life is not now.

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Book Review: The Essential Jonathan Edwards, by Owen Strachan and Douglas A. Sweeney

Owen Strachan & Douglas A. Sweeney, The Essential Jonathan Edwards. Chicago: Moody Press, 2018. 438 pps, $22.99.

Fifty years ago, hardly anyone regarded the name of Jonathan Edwards as an influential Christian leader. 1,266 more words


3 Reasons You Should Preach through Deuteronomy

The book of Deuteronomy portrays God as King and reveals the way his people should live in covenant with him.

At my church, we titled our sermon series through the book “The King and his Way.” It proved to be an encouraging series for our people. 1,441 more words


What Does a Prayer of Lament Sound Like?

Editor’s note: Last week, we posted an article entitled “Why We Added a Prayer of Lament to Our Sunday Gathering.” Below are two samples of such prayers from Hinson Baptist Church in Portland, Oregon. 1,956 more words