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License to Steal: Jesus, the Great Soul-Robber


Author:Leonard Sweet

So what do you think? Should we manufacture money that doesn’t really exist in order to buy up debts, stimulate banks to lend, and jump-start our economy? Or do we tighten our belts and hold our breath? For most of us, trying...[more]


Robbery, Danger and Urgent Evangelism


Author:Perry Noble

Have you ever faced a robber? It's pretty scary. I mean, it's A LOT scary... I remember working at a steakhouse here in the upstate MANY years ago (before I knew Christ) and experiencing what I NEVER thought would happen… It...[more]


How Women Help Men Find God


Author:David Murrow

Here’s an excerpt from How Women Help Men Find God: Michelangelo captured the relationship between man and his Maker on the ceiling of the Sistine chapel. A holy God, surrounded by angels, stretches down from heaven to...[more]


Global Faithfulness: Confronting Islam with the Mind of Christ


Author:Thabiti Anyabwile

The fullest expression of Christian living has to be a combination of God’s truth entering the head, igniting the heart, and outworking through the hands. If we’re going to enjoy the fullness of his grace more perfectly, there...[more]


Why Do Some Say Jesus Was an Arrogant Egomaniac?


Author:John Piper

Erik Reece is writer-in-residence at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, teaching environmental journalism, writing, and literature. He published a book last April entitled, An American Gospel: On Family, History, and the...[more]


Ministry Can Be Hazardous to Your Spiritual Health


Author:Tim Keller

It is always gratifying to see Christians become active in church ministry rather than remain mere consumers of spiritual services. There is nothing so fulfilling as to see lives touched and changed through your service, whether...[more]


Full-Body Scan or Re-spect Spectacles


Author:Leonard Sweet

How many of you have had the experience of being stripped naked before a room full of strangers? Anyone here this morning ever been strip-searched? You have if you’re a frequent flier. You have if you’ve recently flown...[more]