Changing for the Better
forever.”. 2 Corinthians 4:16–18. View in context. Perseverance is rooted in hope. We persevere when we believe that what awaits us is worth the fight. After
Theology for Life (Ep. 8): The Kingdom of God
Dr. Nick Perrin, Dean of the Graduate School at Wheaton College, joins the conversation.
But our actions must also follow. Perrin says that what we need today is an emphasis on prayer, proclamation, and perseverance as we work towards the Kingdom of God.
Dying to Self and Living for Christ
Why We Must Surrender and Sacrifice Daily in Order to Know Jesus More
unexpected opportunities to stretch our muscle of sacrifice, there are also ways we can strategically place ourselves in situations that cause us to grow in our perseverance to further the
Why Our Body Destroys Itself
The science and spirituality behind the latest Nobel Prize in medicine.
later. Whether the sacrifice is submission to pain, change, or loss, we believe that “suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character” (Rom.
3 Ways Suffering Produces Sanctification
Suffering for the believer is never without purpose.
testing. As we go through trials, we develop greater perseverance to deal with increased challenges. Consider James's words on the subject: Consider
Imagining a Better Marriage Actually Improved Mine
Rather than living in ongoing resentment, I sensed God calling me to refocus.
Rather than lose hope, I'm learning to view those inevitable moments as occasions to practice patient perseverance or to choose an others-first attitude.
The Benedict Option’s Blind Spots
A vibrant church in America learns from global and local leaders.
context of cultural adversity. It seems we've forgotten how to read our Bibles with a persecution/perseverance hermeneutic. Christians seeking a way
The 'Feminine' Trait Every Christian Needs to Learn
The virture of endurance was a 'female' attribute in New Testament times.
Endurance Today. In modern English, endurance is sometimes used as a synonym for perseverance, another important virtue. Perseverance, however
Theology in the Book of Hebrews
Dr. Peeler is Associate Professor of New Testament at Wheaton College.
with Keith Johnson 13) The Intersection of Acting & the Christian Faith with Mark Lewis 12) Rhetoric and Preaching the Gospel with Theon Hill 11) Crisis of Doubt/Perseverance in Faith