A day with a name like “Memorial Day” is just what the two words imply: A day for making general expressions of memory. An anonymous Irish blessing includes this line: “May you never forget what is worth remembering, nor ever remember what is best...
Recently appointed to the board by the elders, Justin Taylor was the first student to express interest in enrolling in The Bethlehem Institute (TBI) a decade ago. Now as a board member, he votes upon conferring the M.Div. degree upon the first class...
A number of you have commented with appreciation for the brief gospel summaries offered last week. Here is another one from Desiring God. It’s very helpful to have some tools like stones in your bag, ready to be pulled out and slung at giants...
Dear Bethlehem Church Family, If one could try to put into words what happened last night or what has been happening since the Antioch sermon until now, well, I feel a bit like the scene from Aladdin with his jaw dropping to the ground. The meeting...
... to the Praise of His Glorious Grace Dearest Bethlehem, What a wonderful night we had last night! Cara and I are still stunned and speechless. My prayer for this process has been Psalm 109:27, “Let them know that this is your hand; you, O LORD,...
“We have to provoke God to wrath, but we do not have to provoke him to love.”—Ray Ortlund, Tabletalk, February 2012
After Sunday night's All-Church Meeting (May 20) to vote on Jason Meyer as Associate Pastor for Preaching & Vision, Bryan DeWire, Pastoral Assistant to Sam Crabtree (chairman of the search committee), forwarded a summary of the meeting to Pastor...
Q: Would Bethlehem grant Jason Meyer the power to "start over" in terms of building his own pastoral staff or will the default be to keep around the current staff? A: While the senior leader has significant influence in shaping the make-up of...
This simple gospel statement was something Mike Tong crafted for sharing with kids at H3G (Hoops, Hip-Hop & the Gospel) three summers ago. "The Gospel is the good news that Jesus Christ died for sins and rose from the dead, removing God’s wrath...
Finally! The messages from our 2012 Women's Ministry Spring Conference are now available! Follow the links below to listen or download each of the following messages: Friday Evening Session: Pastor John Piper, The Sum of God's Word Is Truth...