Book Excerpt

When the Black Dog Comes Calling

When the Black Dog Comes Calling

After a major transition and spiraling out of control, Mark Meynell found himself in the cruel tedium of what Winston Churchill called his “black dog.”

Servant Leadership: Is Your Pastor or Church Walking the Walk?

Servant Leadership: Is Your Pastor or Church Walking the Walk?

Greatness is validated by serving, not status. Ralph E. Enlow lays out six propositions for servant leadership from Jesus’ teaching.

Men, the Women in Porn Bear God’s Image

Men, the Women in Porn Bear God’s Image

Every human has dignity and worth, writes Benjamin Vrbicek. That dignity and worth come from our Creator, who bestowed it upon us—and we are not to take it away.

Hearing and Doing: On Authority, Trust, and Freedom

Hearing and Doing: On Authority, Trust, and Freedom

Sometimes we hear, and do things half-heartedly. Other times, we hear and don’t do anything. Kevin J. Vanhoozer explains Jesus’ stories that illustrate the difference between hearing and doing.

Competing with Horses

Competing with Horses

In a profound reflection on the life of Jeremiah the prophet, Eugene Peterson explores the heart of what it means to be fully and genuinely human.

The Psalms of Ascent: Footprints Along the Spiritual Path

The Psalms of Ascent: Footprints Along the Spiritual Path

This classic excerpt from Eugene Peterson introduces us to the “old dog-eared songbook” he revisited so many times in his ministry.