Third Stage (Part 1): From Interpreter’s House to the Hill Difficulty

Christian is now fully saved. Yet he struggles to keep his sense of assurance. All of us hit spiritual plateaus that make us doubt our salvation. Yet we can regain our assurance as Christian does.

“Divine Dunking Booth”: Breaking the Idol of Baptism

Baptism is an important part of conversion. But do we make it too important? We must be sure not to emphasize baptism more than the Bible does. Doing so makes it an idol and reduces it to a "divine dunking booth"!

The Resurrection is Central (1 Corinthians 15:1-2)

I love doing puzzles. Nothing is worse than realizing you're missing a piece! The American church is missing the most important piece of all. We must center our lives and ministries on Jesus' resurrection.

Why God’s Grace is Irresistible

Were you nervous someone wouldn't like your Christmas present? Did you include a gift receipt just in case? Here's why God never has to worry about someone refusing His gift of salvation!