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God’s Faith for Your Family | Joshua 24
Navigating fairy stories to find faith.
Scattered thoughts on the final Star Wars chapter.
The Message the Manger Preaches | Luke 2
Mr. Bean, the mystery of the magi, and modern nativity scenes.
The painful way God gets me to listen.
The Word will be enough for me.
The terrible search, the arrival fallacy, and true joy: a sermon from Luke 2.
The Terrible Search, the Arrival Fallacy, and True Joy | Luke 2
The Journey of the Magi | Matthew 2
Contending for the gospel: a sermon from Titus 1, 2, and 3.
Contending for the Gospel | Titus 1-3
God’s Unexpected Agenda | Mark 6
We Cannot Be Heroes | Hebrews 11
Don’t sway from sound doctrine.
A Religion of Trinkets & Relics | Joshua 10
An earthly lesson of divine justice: a sermon from Genesis 34.
Fortifications for Faithful Living | 1 Timothy 6
An Earthly Lesson of Divine Justice | Genesis 34
Know What You Believe | 1 Peter 3
A theology of grief and death.
A great storm, a greater calm: a sermon from Mark 4.
A Great Storm, a Greater Calm | Mark 4
The Meaning of Life | Ecclesiastes 2, 3
Successful people don’t sleep.
Honoring the family of God: a sermon from 1 Timothy 5.
Honoring the Family of God | 1 Timothy 5
Unknown, Unnoticed, & Unexpected | Mark 4
On universal objective justification with Daniel Emery Price and Erick Sorensen.
Doctrine & Devotion | 1 Timothy 4
Seeds, Sinners, & Saints | Mark 4
The Value of Suffering | Psalm 13
The futility of balancing grace.
Laboring for True Religion | 1 Timothy 4
On some big lessons learned in a short amount of time in pastoral ministry.
Our relationship to the kingdom: a sermon from Mark 3.
Our Relationship to the Kingdom | Mark 3
On life, eternity, and an obedience that’s already finished.
Grace Fell on the Grenade | Romans 5
Growing downward: brief thoughts on sanctification and spiritual maturity.
The things concerning himself.
The charge to pray: a sermon from 1 Timothy 2.
The Charge to Pray | 1 Timothy 2
No more superhero moms and dads.
Salvation and the silly summit of some great thing.
Our Unexpected Friend | Mark 2
Sola: revisiting the substructures of the Reformation.
The faithful saying of sound doctrine: a sermon from 1 Timothy 1.
The mysterious and majestic mandate of the Messiah: a sermon from Mark 1.
On being exiles who seek and serve God with Cameron Wood.
The Faithful Saying of Sound Doctrine | 1 Timothy 1
The Mysterious & Majestic Mandate of the Messiah | Mark 1
Sour grapes and stale crackers.
On the simplicity of gospel exposition.
The silliness of some great thing: a sermon from 2 Kings 5.
On the resonance of seculosity with David Zahl.
The Silliness of Some Great Thing | 2 Kings 5
On “Stranger Things,” salvation, and the seriousness of life.
On aliens, basketball, and God’s strange choice.
The Sudden Ramifications of Salvation | Mark 1
The false gospel of “The Bachelorette.”
On the primacy of the pulpit and throwing shade at Puritan preaching.
Don’t Sway from Sound Doctrine | 1 Timothy 1
The True & Better One | Mark 1
On pastoral care and The Shepherds Crook with Jared Sparks.
The beginning of God’s glad tidings: a sermon from Mark 1.
Greetings & Salutations | 1 Timothy 1
The Beginning of God’s Glad Tidings | Mark 1
The gospel doesn’t blow smoke.
The beast of the field in your own heart: a sermon from Daniel 4.
The Beast of the Field in Your Own Heart | Daniel 4
Standing Together | Philippians 4
On a biblical understanding of marriage.
Theological affirmations on the sanctity of human life.
Welcome to the first church of Mount Everest.
The rationale of Jesus’s opponents.
The happy fatherhood of God: a sermon from 1 Timothy 1.
The Happy Fatherhood of God | 1 Timothy 1
Here we go: confidence in the ministerial mandate.
A brief meditation on God’s Spirit-empowered servant.
For the Sake of the Name | 3 John
All Scripture Is Pure Christ (2 Corinthians 1, Acts 8, Luke 24)
Turning Up the Brightness | Ephesians 5
Brief thoughts on Jesus’s teaching on money.
The Lord has truly blessed me well beyond what I deserve.
Breaking Through Our Blindness | Mark 8
5 resolutions for pastoral ministry.
Ending With a Fizzle | Psalm 119
The religio-political tenor of the Acts of the Apostles.
The God of grief, grace, and glory: a sermon from Psalm 18.
The synoptic problem and sola scriptura.
On William Struthers’ “Wired for Intimacy” and the abuse of sex.
Nicodemus and Jesus’s newness of life.
On a serious approach to scriptural exposition.
Why gospel-centered youth ministry necessitates pastoral patience.
Luke’s christological apologetics in Acts.
The cruciform emphasis of the Johannine Gospel.
The saltiness of the costliness of grace.
Gracious Unfairness | Matthew 19,20
Green Jackets vs. White Robes | Zechariah 3
Reflections on first century attestation for the New Testament canon.
On canonical criticism and approaching Scripture in Faith with Dr. Jim Blalock.
On the gospel and the impossibility of life with Nick Lannon.
On honesty, transparency, and grace in the church with Tullian Tchividjian.
#42: On honesty, transparency, and grace in the church with Tullian Tchividjian.
Confidential Christianity | John 3, 7, 19
The Colossal Gospel of God | Ephesians 2
On life’s expectations and God’s goodness.
#41: On life’s expectations and God’s goodness.
Faith, depression, and clinging to the rumor of grace.
The Urgency & Currency of the Gospel | Revelation 3
#40: On Scotland and 20 Schemes with Gerald White.
On Scotland and 20 Schemes with Gerald White.
She always finds a way to put a smile on my face.
From the palms to the Poconos: a moonlighter’s journey to the ministry.
#39: On my testimony of salvation.
The Self-Description of the Savior | Matthew 11
Comforting Words for the End Times | Revelation 1
The Message That Moors Us to the Messiah | Matthew 10
The God of Grief, Grace, & Glory | Psalm 18
Feasting on and investing in Jesus: the gospel’s disruption of leisure.
On Satan, spiritual conflict, and its pastoral obligation.
On living fallen and free with Tullian Tchividjian.
Sola fide and the quest for the historical Jesus.
All you need for a great game.
Obedience that’s already finished.
Can’t get enough of this girl!
#37: On some personal notes and pastoral ministry lessons.
The Savior from the Skeletons in the Closet | Matthew 1
Seeker and Servant | Psalm 119
For His Name’s Sake | 3 John 1
The Wonder of the Wise Men (Matthew 2)
Lessons from the Messiah in a Manger | Luke 2
The Unexpected Ministry of Jesus | Mark 2
Lessons in Deliverance and Denial (1 Chronicles 17)
A Gospel Disruption of Leisurely Christianity (Revelation 3)
The Cataclysmic Comfort of King Christ | Revelation 1
Church Under the Sun | Ecclesiastes 5
A Rock Song for You and Me | Psalm 18
The Dark Side and the Light | Ephesians 5
Counting the Cost of Following Jesus | Luke 14
Meekness Is Not Weakness | Galatians 5
The Day Unlike Any Other Day | Joshua 10
How the Spirit Works Faith in Us | Galatians 5
God’s Cavernous Grace | Ephesians 2
Joy and the Terrible Search | Galatians 5; Ecclesiastes 1, 3
All You Need Is Love | Galatians 5
Keys to Gospel Togetherness | Philippians 4
From Zoan to Zion: A Gospel History Lesson | Psalm 78
The Day the Sun Stood Still | Joshua 10
Sinners in the Hands of a Happy God | 1 Timothy 1
When God Says No | 1 Chronicles 17
The Worst (and Best) Pregame Speech Ever Delivered | Matthew 10
There Are No Great Men | Hebrews 11
The Necessity for Divine Intervention | Matthew 15
The Beast of Sin and the Hammer of the Law | Daniel 4
Two Types of Churchgoers | Luke 18
God’s Reach of Grace | Acts 7, 8
Stephen and the Unlikely Message of Salvation | Acts 6, 7
Christianity and the Midvale School for the Gifted | Matthew 19
Our Better, Happy Father | 1 Timothy 1
Good But Not Safe | Matthew 20
Pushing on a Pull Door | Philippians 2
Secret Service | John 3, 7, 19
On some personal notes and pastoral ministry lessons.