A changed community is not the gospel.
The I-Gotta-Get-Myself-Together gospel says: “Clean up the outside before Jesus cleans up the inside.”
Jesus was surrounded by and served toxic people. We’re called to follow Him.
Many people falsely believe their heart will justify them. But the opposite is true.
Tweak the gospel just a bit and you might get a hearing in a lot of congregations. But a tweaked gospel is no gospel at all.
We struggle with mental health because we live in a broken world.
Many people say that the Bible is completely irrelevant. Let’s look at two reasons why they are wrong.
We can be wonderfully hospitable in myriad ways but, sooner or later, people must face up to the full gospel of Jesus Christ.
It’s a common, searching question. The gospel provides a wonderful answer.
Victims of abuse need to know that God is good and undeniably for us. Penal substitution assures us He is both.