“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!

Why You Can’t Do Anything to Remain in God’s Grace

We oppose legalism on the front end of salvation. But are we as vigilant on the back end? Salvation is by God's grace through and through. The grace that saves us also keeps us.