Can a Christian Blaspheme the Holy Spirit?
“The blasphemy of the Holy Spirit is a willful, determined opposition to the present power of the Holy Spirit.”
What Does Your Tipping Say About Your Faith in Jesus?
“I think it’s vital that Christ-followers not invalidate the message of the gospel by leaving a stingy, ungenerous tip, and worst of all, no tip at all.”
7 Necessary Steps When You Need to Have a Difficult Conversation
The hardest conversation is usually the most needed one.
Lay Aside the Burden of Self-Pity
“Our best defense is always to be saturated with the Bible, and in particular to keep ourselves refreshed in God’s promises.”
A Letter to My Sons About Pornography
“Pornography misshapes your vision of girls, whether you realize it or not.”
5 Surprising Reasons People Leave Your Church
But I’ve also come to realize people leave churches when things are going well.
Satan’s Favorite Weapon Against You
“Ferocious battles with demonic unbelief are part of the normal Christian life.”
The Friends You Need Are Worth the Wait
Here are five gleanings from my season of waiting for friendship.
A Sobering Reality for Pastors and Leaders
“The longer you do what you do well, the less praise you’ll receive for it.”
Problems the USA Is Facing Today…and Our Hope for the Future
“Not long ago a friend asked me to write down for him what I think are some of the important problems our nation is facing today.”