One-on-One with Eric Geiger: Why Are Leaders Ruining Their Lives?
A timely book as leaders are stepping away from their roles due to moral failure or accusations of moral failure.
Leaders who have fallen and, by God's grace repented and come back to the Lord, share similar stories. We can't keep ourselves from falling either. We need God's grace to hold us up.
God Is Not a God of Second Chances: The Church & Formerly Incarcerated Persons
If we really believe in the transformation of the gospel—that any life can be saved and changed—we cannot say to someone, “You are not welcome here.”
Or is it God's grace being poured out in an attempt to restore their relationship with God and others? Tim Keller states,. Christ's grace is not just a second chance.
The Humble Leader
Leadership is often very humbling, and leadership is most dangerous when it ceases to be.
In the same way, everything we steward, every opportunity we have, every season we are able to lead and serve others is only because of his grace.
Preaching on Racism from the 'White' Pulpit: Reflections from David Platt’s Talk at T4G
The learning curve in this conversation about race is steep and more complex than the Black-White binary. And because of that, it can become emotionally exhausting for all of us.
Platt began his talk asking for grace while handling a tough topic. Instead, some responses to his message were anything but gracious. What did Platt say that led to this pushback?
5 Steps for Disciple Multiplication
A simple tool for apprenticing followers of Christ who can apprentice others.
We can meet for coffee or whatever, but during that time I will help you get to the place where you are confident and capable of leading a group.” Grace, one of the Christ followers, said
Empathy & Evangelism
Empathizing with others leads to greater effectiveness in evangelism.
yet he did not sin.” After emphasizing that Jesus can empathize with our weakness, the writer of Hebrews goes on to say “Let us then approach God's throne of grace with confidence, so
We Need an Independent Investigation of Sovereign Grace Ministries
Allegations of child sexual abuse and staff cover-up continue to swirl. Let’s set an example for all churches to follow, bringing healing to victims and churches alike.
We Need an Independent Investigation of Sovereign Grace Ministries. Allegations of child sexual abuse and staff cover-up continue to swirl. Let's set
C. J. Mahaney Withdraws from T4G
Following Rachael Denhollander’s Sovereign Grace claims, the former SGM president once again says he wants to avoid distracting from the biennial conference.
Following Rachael Denhollander's Sovereign Grace claims, the former SGM president once again says he wants to avoid distracting from the biennial conference. Gleanings.
Sovereign Grace Disputes Rachael Denhollander’s Remarks
As former gymnast advocates for victims in the church, SGC calls her take on its past scandal “not true.”
Gleanings. Sovereign Grace Disputes Rachael Denhollander's Remarks. As come. I pray that God gives us all grace to respond wisely and biblically.
The 6 Songs Billy Graham Picked for His Funeral
(UPDATED) The evangelist planned his own ceremony. Experts analyze the music he chose.
And with “Amazing Grace,” they take a hymn well known to many people, but with the bagpipes presented it in a form that had become super common (because, in this case, of how
Five Things that Keep Churches from Change
Being a representative of Christ in a lost world requires change.
Leading a church into revitalization is a daunting task. It takes much prayer, grace, and strength. Churches that need revitalization have often drifted into a place of complacency.
The Incredible Hospitality of Good Friday
Jesus’ death demonstrates God’s love for outsiders, enemies, and strangers.
into a much larger reality. It opens up something of the cavernous depth of meaning of the love, grace, wrath, and compassion of God. It offers fresh faith
The Suffering Leader
I found new treasures in the field of suffering
When see we taste and see pain and destruction up close, God teaches us to move forward with more grace and compassion. Newfound Authority. Suffering
Lecrae’s ‘All Things Work Together’ Is a Grace-Filled Mic Drop
On his Columbia Records debut, the rapper answers his evangelical critics while staying close to his true roots.
Lecrae's 'All Things Work Together' Is a Grace-Filled Mic Drop. He begs God to remove the thorns but sees God's grace as sufficient until the healing happens.