Category: Spiritual Growth

Why Are We Hesitating? Thoughts About God’s Love

Many Reformed Christians are hesitating when it comes to experiencing and speaking of God's love. Why and what are we missing out on?

/ May 19, 2017

“…But a crushed spirit who can bear?”

Thoughts from Proverbs 18:14 during Mental Health Awareness Month.

/ May 12, 2017

For the Christian Perfectionist

The Christian perfectionist knows and treasures the Gospel, but still wrestles with deep discouragement and even despair. Here are some words of encouragement for those of us who struggle with never being good enough.

/ April 4, 2017

Too Wise to Err, Too Good to be Unkind

There is deep comfort to be found in the truth of God's kindness and wisdom. Pregnancy, miscarriage, new birth, and Spurgeon-- here's a recent chapter from the story of God's goodness in my life.

/ March 3, 2017

Change: New Year, Same Pursuit

Do I need to change? How do I need to change?​ Can I change? And what if I fail? Scripture answers these questions, giving us a clear call and great hope for personal change this new year.

/ January 9, 2017

Advent and the Nature of Time and Space

If you are serious about your Christian identity, having a Liturgical calendar that you faithfully abide by, especially in a world that constantly bombards you with advertisements and identity politics, is especially helpful. In other words, consistently observing things like...

/ December 22, 2016

This Time… I will Praise the LORD

Even if we didn't praise the LORD last time, and even if we know that we will likely not praise the LORD next time, let us resolve to praise the LORD this time.

/ December 20, 2016

Good News for My Children

Faith Chang encourages parents to trust in the sovereignty of God while they do the joyous and difficult task of raising their children.

/ December 8, 2016

Judgment, Worth, & the Humans of New York

What does God think of human worth? What does he feel when he looks at the humans of New York?

/ December 6, 2016

Self-pity and the Betrayal of God

Self-pity is a sure sin, but how can we bring to God what our hearts are not yet convicted of? God shows us through the Prophet Jonah.

/ December 1, 2016