“Welcome to your new life!“

2 Corinthians 5:17-19 Did you catch that? You are a new creation! Does that sound weird? Believe it or not […]

Union and Communion

2 TIMOTEUS 2:13 | EFESIËRS 2:8-9 A name you’ve seen repeated throughout this book is John Owen (1616–1683), and that’s […]

Doldrums

JOHANNES 10:27-28 | FILIPPENSE 1:6 To extend the sailing metaphor we’ve drawn through these two chapters, there is also a […]

A Weary World Rejoices

Galatians 5:1 | Galatians 5:13 First, to our paralysis. Union with Christ gives us permission to rest. We don’t have […]

Grace on Demand

James 1:19-25 Any conscientious reader of the Bible at some point asks, “How do I reconcile these voices?” Are they […]

A Reality to Grow Into

2 Corinthians 5:21 | 1 Corinthians 6:19 My grandparents both died in recent years. They were married for seventy years. […]

What is Union with Christ?

1 Peter 2:24 | Romans 8:1 Faith is how union with Christ becomes operative and powerful in your life. Faith […]

Mind the Gap

2 Corinthians 5:17 | Galatians 2:20 A skeptical friend once asked me, “If the gospel is supernatural, as you say, […]

A Father’s Legacy 9: The Final Word

1 Corinthians 9:24 | Philippians 4:13 A legacy-minded man is more concerned with becoming something than he is about checking […]