Not The What, But The Who…

It isn’t “what” Christians confess, but “Who” we confess that makes all the difference. What distinguishes Christians from other religions […]

Extra Nos (Outside Ourselves)

The pillars of the Reformation are Latin phrases called the solas. These are Sola Scriptura (Scripture alone), Sola Gratia (grace […]

About Preaching Good Works

Ok boys and girls, it is time for our lesson on how to listen and respond when Servants of the […]
August 14, 2017 by Dr. Steven Hein

Stay in the Boat!

Many people, even those who are remotely familiar with Christianity, know the popular story of Peter walking on the water. […]

The Key to Discipleship

We live in a strange time where the church has found ways of turning Bible verses into clichés or platitudes […]

Lord, To Whom Shall We Go?

John 6:60-69Lord, to whom shall we go? My cohost on my podcast, Let the Bird Fly!, likes to argue that […]

A Better Altar Call

I still remember visiting a friend’s church. A fine church, I suppose. Bible based they kept telling me. It’s the […]

Jesu, Joy of the Forsaken

When Christianity turns from being all about Jesus and instead becomes all about ordering, numbering, controlling, and putting boundaries around […]

News That’s Too Good to be True

Why is justification by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone so hard for us to swallow? Why do […]

Faith Upholds The Whole Law

Our default mode of operation is law. We’re born under the law. Natural born legalists. Moralism pumps through our veins […]