Discipleship

Why Vision Is a Matter of Life and Death

Why Vision Is a Matter of Life and Death

Clear vision matters, says staff writer Jen Oshman. If we don’t get a true vision of God and the gospel, our Christian lives will be a sham.

The Birth Pains of Raising Disciples

The Birth Pains of Raising Disciples

Can our labors save our children? Gloria Furman reflects on Paul’s language of being in birth pains for those he discipled.

There's Nothing Casual About Obedience

There's Nothing Casual About Obedience

How do you know if you’re all in or if you’re just casually interested in God? Christy Britton explains the dangers of causal living and calls us to go all in for Christ.

College Students are Back. Are You Ready to Disciple Them?

College Students are Back. Are You Ready to Disciple Them?

College students are returning to campuses across the country. Many churches offer sound teaching, but will yours offer them the care and discipleship they need?

Trust the Provider, Not the Paycheck

Trust the Provider, Not the Paycheck

Lauren Bowerman has a complicated relationship with money, like most of us. But in trusting God with her finances, she’s growing closer to Jesus.

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.