ABORTION Has A Long History

THIS MONTH IS THE 45th ANNIVERSARY of the Supreme Court decision, Roe V Wade, that “found” a “right” to abortion in the constitution. Since the decision approximately 60 million babies have been aborted in the U.S. As we mourn  this event, it...

Luther on Christian Leadership

ALL CHRISTIAN MINISTRY depends to a great deal on how deeply the reality of the cross has penetrated the soul of the Christian worker. The cross is about sin, judgment, and the reality of utter human bankruptcy. It is about the certainty and redemptive power of...

God’s Pulpit

THE FIRST THING every aspiring writer learns is “show, don’t tell. In other words, don’t lecture your readers. “Show” your points and premises with stories, anecdotes, quotes, and dialogue. The cross is God’s “show don’t tell.” Systematic theologies catalog and...

The Centrality of the Cross

Tom Nettles, professor of historical theology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, just published a new book on Charles Spurgeon. For Spurgeon the cross of Christ was central to the Bible. Here is a quote from Nettles describing Mr. Spurgeon’s cross...

The Principle of Ministry: Life From Death!

HERE ARE SOME quotes from men of God that have served the church. They distill down the basic secret of Christian ministry. They begin with a first century apostle, move to a 17th century Puritan, and to present day leaders. Enjoy!2 Corinthians 4:11-12. “For we...