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Jul 3
Sam Crabtree
I recently reread Calvin Miller’s 1967 book (I was a high school junior) Once Upon a Tree, in which Miller says, “History is nailed together! Literally it is!” He means that everything that came prior to the cross and everything that comes after are...
Jul 2
Jason Meyer
On June 26, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage in all 50 states. Prior to Friday’s ruling, 37 states had legislation supporting same-sex marriage. The remaining 13 states will now be forced to issue marriage licenses to same-sex...
Jul 2
Sam Crabtree
I just finished reading Joe Rigney’s book The Things of Earth, which is aimed at helping us treasure God by enjoying his gifts. Here are 10 excerpts. The things of earth grow strangely bright in the light of his glory and grace. In losing my dad, I...
Jun 30
Amanda Knoke
by Tom Steller, Pastor for Leadership Development; Academic Dean, Bethlehem College & Seminary Pulpits are being filled, ministries staffed, the nations reached, theological scholars established, and vocations populated with men and women who...
Jun 29
Sam Crabtree
Our God is both transcendent and immanent. That is, he is above creation, yet has condescended to be present in creation. Throughout Scripture, the Lord is present in creation in different ways at different times. He can be present to bless, or...
Jun 26
Jason Meyer
The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany my weekend sermon on June 27/28, “The Final Exam" (2 Corinthians 13:5–14). The questions can be used for discussion in small groups or for personal reflection. Outline...
Jun 26
Sam Crabtree
Douglas Wilson’s book Easy Chairs, Hard Words contains “Conversations on the Liberty of God,” presented as a series of fictional conversations between a curious young Christian and a seasoned pastor. Here are 10 excerpts. Salvation is not a personal...
Jun 25
Sam Crabtree
Paul David Tripp authored 52  meditations on the Psalm 27. Here are 10 excerpts. Why would I pray to be taught again and again and again by the Lord? Because his wisdom is just that deep and vast. You and I will never understand and celebrate...
Jun 24
Pam Larson
Guest post by Erika Booth: Sanctification is messy stuff. I tried to do it myself by following enough rules. Aside from bad theology, it’s impossible. And God has been gracious enough to reveal deeper and deeper sins buried in my pharisaical heart....
Jun 23
Sam Crabtree
David J. Randall invites 11 individuals to explain why they are not atheists, each taking a chapter to unpack how they face the inadequacies of unbelief. He notes, “Christianity needs to reassert its place not as a private pursuit for the...

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