Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Comparison Game Pt. 2

Part One Comparison—A Posture of Pride In one simple sentence, Jesus cuts to the heart of comparison. Jesus said to him, “If it is my will that...

The Comparison Game Pt. 1

Part Two At the moment I’m writing this, we only have 498 days left until the next Olympic Games. I love the Olympics (like borderline-obsession-love), and...

Pastor, Mow Your Grass

Sound boring? You're preaching to the choir. As a pre-teen, my father tasked me with regularly mowing an acre of grass with a push mower. He...

How should the gospel function in the life of the local church?

The following article was written by Mike Bullmore and was given to me at a conference that I attended where Mike was speaking. To hear...

Paul David Tripp talks Suffering

In this episode of the "Am I Called?" podcast, Dave talks to speaker and author Paul David Tripp.  They discuss: Paul's health How God...

Soldiers and Saints

Note: My son, Tyler, is in the military, currently deployed in Afghanistan. Over the past several years, Tyler has mentioned various relationships he has...

A Forgotten Remedy for the Worn Out Minister (Part Two)

This is a guest post from Zack Eswine, Pastor of Riverside Church and Director of Homiletics at Covenant Seminary. This is the conclusion of...

Chew on Jesus: Meaty Christians – Part 4

Part One, Part Two, Part Three In this final post we will consider one way the church throughout history has pursued a greater awareness of...

Carl Trueman talks Politics & More!

In this episode of the “Am I Called?” podcast Dave talks to Carl Trueman–a theologian, church historian, writer and Professor of Historical Theology and Church...

The Call of Communion: Meaty Christians – Part 3

Part One, Part Two, Part Four --- The months of my engagement were spent reading every Christian-marriage book I could get my hands on. I learned...