Category: Spiritual Growth

Do Not Shrink Back – A Devotional Sample

In this sample from our Advent Devotional we explore what it means to abide in Christ.

/ December 12, 2017

A Word to Millennials Repenting of Their Fundamentalism

An encouragement to millennial Christians that we repent of our former fundamentalist ways with humility.

/ November 27, 2017

From Chinese Self-Deprecation And American Self-Confidence To Christian Self-Forgetfulness

Christian humility is much more than self-deprecation or mere honesty; it is self-forgetfulness in loving others to the glory of God.

/ August 21, 2017

Parenting And The School of Sanctification

The analogy of parenting as a “school of sanctification” has many practical applications for how we respond to sin as we raise our children in the Lord.

/ July 18, 2017

Child of God, You Are Loved

Christian, do you struggle with seeing the Father as harsh, distant, or unapproachable? Consider his love and receive by faith the unbelievable.

/ June 20, 2017

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