Saturday, August 18, 2018

Family Life Today Interview #2: Love Has Teeth

Check out the following interview with Family Life Today! From Family Life Today: When you love someone who continually makes wrong choices, what should you do?...

Family Life Today Interview #1: Rugged Love for Wayward Souls

From Family Life Today: Pastors Dave Harvey and Paul Gilbert address the weighty topic of rebellion and expand the idea of a prodigal to include...

What Surprised Me About Pharaoh

Whenever I teach a Bible passage for the first time, I always learn something... even if I've heard sermons preached on the passage or...

Lift the Heavy Burden of Shame: How to Care for Parents of Prodigals

This post was originally featured on Desiring God. Prodigal kids: the gaping wound for many Christian parents. A child, whether adolescent or adult, is living out...

5 Reasons to Teach Your Kids About the Reformation

This post was originally published on The Gospel Coalition Our neighbor looked more than a bit puzzled at my daughter’s answer. “I bet you’re looking forward...

Leadership Lessons from King Nebuchadnezzar

I once taught the book of Daniel in Vacation Bible School. I expected to learn a lot from Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego in...

Moral Agency and an At-Home Humility Test

This article was originally published on The Gospel Coalition In my scribblings as a sorta-sometimes-author, I’ve written a bit about sin and its effects. If you’ve...

The Gospel-Shaped Parent

By: Paul and Susan Gilbert Click Here: Part 2, Part 3 Many people would say that marriage is the most heart revealing and soul exposing relationship...

Declare Your Dependence

This post appeared previously at gospelcenteredfamily.com Throughout their journey to the Promised Land, God tested the people of Israel. In Exodus 17:8-16, they faced the...

The Wall of Weariness

The following article is part of a series of excerpts from Letting Go, a book I wrote with Paul Gilbert that was recently published...