How Spurgeon Avoided the Calling Calamity

This is a guest post by Dave Harvey, the pastor of preaching at Four Oaks Community Church in Tallahassee, Florida. He is the author of Am I Called?: The Summons to Pastoral Ministry, which which...


8 Important Dos and Don'ts of Discipline

This post is adapted from Bonding with Your Child through Boundaries by June Hunt with PeggySue Wells. Train Up Your Child God intended “home” to be an incubator for children, a place for kids to...


Why All Christians Should Care about Systematic Theology

This post is adapted from God's Kingdom through God's Covenants: A Concise Biblical Theology by Peter J. Gentry and Stephen J. Wellum. What Is Systematic Theology? Biblical theology provides the basis for understanding how texts...


The Bible Is Not an Instruction Manual

This post is adapted from The Prodigal Church: A Gentle Manifesto against the Status Quo by Jared C. Wilson. Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth Ever heard the Bible explained that way? It's a handy mnemonic...


How to Read Like a Methodical Madman

This is a guest post by Doug Wilson, author of Writers to Read: Nine Names That Belong on Your Bookshelf. So You Wanna Read More Books? Some readers just like to graze, while others have...