Discipleship In The “Age Of Authenticity” – Charles Taylor describes our secular age as “the age of authenticity,” a description that could easily fit the dominant narrative of most Disney films.
5 Common Small Group Myths (and the Truth to Help Transform Your Group) – Small groups increasingly play a significant part in the body life of many congregations. No matter why your church has small groups, it’s clear that not everyone in your church will enter into these groups with the same expectations.
Sign Up For Paul Tripp’s Thanksgiving Devotional – Crossway invites you to sign up and receive a daily email devotional to help you prepare your heart for Thanksgiving. Adapted from his latest book New Morning Mercies: A Daily Gospel Devotional, these short devotions from Paul David Tripp only take 5 minutes to read, but will spur you to reflect on God’s Word all day long.
What Does It Mean To Be Real? – Nobody likes a fake. Even in our airbrush culture, we despise counterfeits and crave authenticity. Everyone wants to be real. But what does it mean to be real? No one really knows. Or so it seems.
Don’t Waste Your Two Most Productive Hours Of The Day – Each morning, we get a brief window of time during which we’re most mentally capable of getting stuff done. And yet most of us waste that time.
Three Things To Consider Before That Next Big Sin – Sin promises so much but delivers so little. Sin always amplifies its benefits and minimizes its cost. Sin always aims at the uttermost, always nudging toward utter death and destruction. And yet we love our sin, and secretly harbor it, and grieve to turn aside from it.