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...


4 Things to Remember When Fighting for Faith

This post is adapted from Unshaken: Real Faith in Our Faithful God by Crawford W. Loritts. Remember How do we maintain our confidence when we are in the heat of the battle and we’re...


Once Upon a Time

This post is adapted from The Biggest Story: How the Snake Crusher Brings Us Back to the Garden by Kevin DeYoung and illustrated by Don Clark. Once upon a time . . . . . . there lived a man and...