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One-on-One with Daniel Im on Discipleship from a Systems Perspective
Five micro-shifts that lead to macro-change
more willing to deny themselves, and are more interested in seeking a deeper relationship with God. Individuals who did the input goal of confessing their sins on a regular basis were
Rest Through Dependence
confessing your dependence, you will experience the rest that will come when he supplies all your need. Reflect: Read John 15:5–6. What good things have replaced intimacy with God
Whatever Became of Repentance?Subscriber Access Only
How we can change the angry cultural debates online and in church.
And this should include not just others' repentance but our own. Not just confessing sins against God but also sins against neighbor. We have recently
The Robust Faith of George III
The “mad” ruler of England during the American Revolution led a life of impressive personal piety.
is to acknowledge it publicly.” Admission of wrongdoing—and thence repentance—was central: “No one should be above confessing when they have been mistaken.” God would hear
When ‘You’re Pregnant’ Feels Like Bad News
How can the church help those who are grieving motherhood?
The way forward, then, is through repentance and grief. We lay our hearts bare before God, confessing both our sin and our sadness (even the sadness we shouldn't have).
Leadership Development According to Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Bonhoeffer's wisdom on leadership endures.
in church planting so that they can be a part of the Kingdom of God invading into every Although, as the first head of the seminary in the Confessing Church, he was focusing on training
In the Valley of Postpartum Depression
Why is it so hard for Christian women to seek help?
By admitting our need for Jesus, believing that Jesus is the Son of God who died for our sins, and by confessing faith in him, we are made new. There
Surviving the Wasteland of FaithSubscriber Access Only
Years after my dramatic, unlikely conversion, it seemed God had gone silent.
on “the circumference of life,” says Demarest, “and God wants us to move from exterior things, external things, down to the depths of the heart.”. A few hours after confessing my anguish
The Church's Biggest Challenge in 2017Subscriber Access Only
Let’s get unchurched evangelicals back into church, and prejudiced evangelicals back to the Bible.
We demonstrate our deepest intentions for discipling others by honestly confessing our own faults when pointed out, joining all in seeking God's mercy.
Gender and the Trinity: From Proxy War to Civil War
An explainer: the latest complementarian debate isn't over women’s subordination—but Christ's.
On June 3, the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals (ACE) published the first half of a Seminary) and Wayne Grudem (Phoenix Seminary) for presenting a “novel view of God; a different
Exploring Evangelicalism: The Southern Baptist Convention
Dr. Frank Page, President and CEO of the Southern Baptist Convention explains their distinctives and some misconceptions.
regeneration, stands before God as a competent soul, and is able to discern God's will for his of faith, we practice believer's baptism (the immersion in water of a confessing believer in
Will Europe's Third-Largest Church Punish Pastor for Multiple Affairs?
Sunday Adelaja loses leaders at Kiev's Embassy of God for not heeding their discipline.
Sunday Adelaja loses leaders at Kiev's Embassy of God for not heeding their discipline.
Lauren Chandler: How God Wrings Out Praise During Tough Times
The singer, pastor’s wife, and author opens up about God’s ‘Steadfast Love.’
I start with confessing. I confess that I feel dry. I tell God he doesn't feel close. Sometimes I confess, “God, I haven't even thought about you.” Be honest.
When Does the Bible Allow Divorce?
Scripture’s guidance for broken, hurting marriages
“But it does mean that we make restitution as best as possible, confessing and doing grace is the most beautiful thing that can happen.” She adds that we can show God our gratitude for
Salvation and the Mission of God: Derek Thomas Part 1
Helpful thoughts from Derek Thomas on the order of salvation
with The Gospel Project's winter adult and student study on The God Who Saves. and Practical Theology at RTS Atlanta and is Editorial Director, Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals.
Confessing My Racism
How forgiveness could transform us all. A Guest post by Anna Broadway.
RaceAugust 08, 2014. Confessing My RacismHow forgiveness could transform us all. Each time it happened, I begged God for forgiveness and a change in heart.
Salvation and the Mission of God: Derek Thomas Part 2
In part two of his thoughts on salvation, Dr. Derek Thomas looks at the atonement, evangelism, and cooperation.
with The Gospel Project's winter adult and student study on The God Who Saves. and Practical Theology at RTS Atlanta and is Editorial Director, Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals.
Jesus Only Wants Sinners
Pray: Spend time confessing your sins to God. Allow his grace to wash over you. How can you share this grace you have experienced with others around you?
Biblical Literacy by the Numbers Part 2: Scripture Engagement
Biblical literacy cannot exist without regular Scripture engagement.
fact, "reading the Bible" topped our list of things we found impacting spiritual maturity (followed by such things as praying for unbelievers, confessing sins and asking God for forgiveness
Why I Confessed My Sins to a Jesuit Priest
Even though I’m a Protestant pastor.
The power is not in people confessing to their pastor but in confessing aloud to another. to experience what it's like for another human being to bear witness to the truth of God's power to
Germans Are Welcoming Refugees as a Way to Honor Luther’s Legacy
Germans Are Welcoming Refugees as a Way to Honor Luther’s Legacy
Asylum seekers and immigrants are big part of the Reformation’s 500th anniversary in Germany.
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