Discipleship

Grace Works Backwards

Grace Works Backwards

Jonathan Dodson understood the gospel, so why did he still feel so much shame about his past? He explains how Christ taught him that grace works backwards.

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.

Why Pentecost Matters for Mission

Why Pentecost Matters for Mission

If Jesus’ power over the earth is the basis for the mission, the coming of the Holy Spirit is the power enabling the mission, says Dustin Crowe.

Following Jesus Through Multiple Christian Traditions

Following Jesus Through Multiple Christian Traditions

What do non-denominational churches, a Pentecostal summer camp, Reformed Baptists and Presbyterians, and an Anglican seminary have in common? They all taught Austin Gohn something about discipleship.

The Call to Multiply is a Call to Die

The Call to Multiply is a Call to Die

Christ invites us to take part in growing and multiplying the family of God. But we must follow Jesus' example. That means we must take up our cross and die to ourselves daily.

Practicing Resurrection

Practicing Resurrection

We say we believe in the resurrection, but do we practice it? Here are three reasons why resurrection fails to make a real impact in our lives, along with three practices to help us practice resurrection.