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Death and Deliverance: Modern Day Martyrdom

Death and Deliverance: Modern Day Martyrdom

Gospel messengers who brave hostile places don’t go to seek martyrdom, writes Tim Keesee. Rather they go to fully live for the glory of Christ and the sake of others, knowing they are in God’s hands.

Do You Want to Be Healed?

Do You Want to Be Healed?

Like the lame man Bartimaeus, we often want grace to do the healing and the walking. But Jesus does not abide that kind of soul paralysis. Instead, he says, “Get up, take up your bed, and walk.”

What it Means That We Have 'Died With Christ'

What it Means That We Have 'Died With Christ'

One of the most remarkable assertions of the apostle Paul is that Christians actually die with Christ. What does this mean? Tim Savage explains.

Engaging Emotions Means Engaging God

Engaging Emotions Means Engaging God

If we don’t engage God but simply use a “Bible-based system” or “method” of handling our emotions, we lose the core hope we have as Christians.

We Can’t Look Past Our Past in Spiritual Formation

We Can’t Look Past Our Past in Spiritual Formation

To redeem our memories, we must begin where we are least likely to go, the place that we feel is least relevant in the here and now. Yet we can never truly leave our “behind” in our past.

The Story of Good Friday

The Story of Good Friday

A narrative rendering of the events leading up to Good Friday, from the table to the execution.