How can we be sure that we are saved? A Calvinist and Lutheran answer.
March 21, 2013
Doubting our salvation and false assurance are both exacerbated by the clichéd ways in which we speak about the gospel.
July 13, 2012
My concerns are not about prayer or election, but about authentic conversion and regenerate church membership.
June 28, 2012
The church defies the counsel of Jesus when it fails to insist on the wrongdoer's repentance.
June 20, 2012
We suspect that penitence is usually done best when one joins in a community.
February 22, 2012
The former aide to President George W. Bush explains ways to think theologically about repentance.
November 3, 2011
Why it's crucial to recognize how little we're being transformed.
January 21, 2010
How do we be good, be disciplined, and be like Jesus?
November 16, 2009
Oh, wait. He's already here.
October 12, 2009
Your recent indiscretions are certainly a concern, but you've handled the fallout with grace, humility, and repentance.
August 17, 2009
Why change is not our most important product.
July 16, 2009
On-campus Christians are seeking holiness in unexpected numbers.
December 28, 2007
698,000 inmates were released from prison in the last 12 months. Most will be behind bars again by 2009. How can we keep more from returning?
September 12, 2007
How should the church treat its fallen leaders?
December 11, 2006
The daily gift of new life
August 19, 2005
How early Methodists practiced small-group accountability.
July 29, 2005
The dynamics of discipline in the megachurch.
July 26, 2005
Can I forgive those who have betrayed me if they are not repentant?
March 9, 2005
God promised that calamity would follow disobedience. So why are we quick to dismiss it as a reason for the September 11 attacks?
September 1, 2001