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What Have These Articles Done For You?

4 Signs You're the Older Brother in the Parable of the Prodigal Son

A Song of Praise (Psalm 103)

Thoughts About Revelation

An Onion is a Rose

Tis the Season

Transformed: By Jesus' Sacrifice (Hebrews 13:20-21)

The Darkness of Depression and The Light of The Gospel

What Will You Do With Jesus?

What Does the Bible Say About Christmas?

An Overview of Obadiah

The Role of Preaching in Salvation

3 Lessons From Jehoram: The King Nobody Missed

What the Good Samaritan Did NOT Do (Luke 10:25-37)

Blessed Are the Merciful

5 Arguments for the Existence of God

Where Was Jesus' Birthplace?

God Will Not Disappoint You

Because of Jesus, You Don't Have To Do the Impossible

3 Lessons From King Jotham

To the Church at Ephesus (Revelation 2:1-7)

Think of That Grand Reunion

What Do You Say To A Non-Believer? (Part 1)

An Obedient, Trusting Faith

What Killed the Church?

Will You Submit to God's Righteousness or Not?

Blessed Are They Which Do Hunger and Thirst After Righteousness

8 Reasons to Remain Optimistic from Romans 8

Why Worry?

4 Spiritual Lessons From a Deer Stand

What Does the Bible Say About Faith Only?

Why Did Paul Care So Much About the Salvation of Others?

Do We Really Want the Lost to Be Saved?

Where We've Been Through the First Nine Chapters of Romans

If You Believe the Bible is God's Word...

Blessed are the Meek

Did Jesus Fail To Set Up The Kingdom?

4 Things to be Thankful for This Thanksgiving

When You Don't Find What You're Looking For

When Were Chapters and Verses Added to the Bible?

What Does the Bible Say About Gossip?

I Just Wanted to Say Thank You

Is The Kingdom Not The Church? (Part 2)

What Christians Have

The Danger of Emphasizing the Wrong Things

We All Need the Mercy of God

God is the Potter and You Are the Clay

3 Ways the Church Has a Profound Effect on Christians

Remember to Use Your Head When Facing Trials (James 1:2-4)

The Irony Behind the History of Veterans Day

Is The Kingdom Not The Church?

November 8 is a Day of Many Memories

Just Because God Uses You Doesn't Mean You Are Saved

An Important Reason to Study God's Word

5 Questions for When a Christian Feels Lost

"Martha, Martha, You Are Anxious and Troubled About Many Things" (Luke 10:38-42)

Are the Jews Still God's People Today?

What Does the Bible Say About the Rainbow?

Not All Physical Jews Are Really God's People

Paul's Great Sorrow for the Nation of Israel

Has God Been Unfaithful in His Promises to Israel?

The Time God's People Had Their Priorities Wrong

How Should the Christian Behave Toward Non-Christians? (Colossians 4:2-6)

Blessed Are They That Mourn

What Does the Bible Say About Cremation?

Where We've Been Through the First Eight Chapters of Romans

17 Things That Cannot Separate You from the Love of God

3 Ways God Demonstrates His Care for His People

In Appreciation of Shepherds Who Watch Out for Our Souls

3 Lessons from Paul and Barnabas' Fight over John Mark

How Does Satan Attack Us? — Pride of Life (1 John 2:16)

How Does Satan Attack Us? — Lust of the Eyes (1 John 2:16)

Proclaiming God's Word to a Hurting People

7 Warnings to the Church Today from the Churches in the New Testament

What Does the Bible Say About Tattoos?

Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit

How to Resolve Conflict in the Church (Philippians 4:2-9)

How Does Satan Attack Us? — The Lust of the Flesh (1 John 2:16)

Spare the Rod and Spoil the Child?

20 Bible Verses for Using Our Words on Social Media

"Palestinian Civilian Casualties Will Be Horrendous"

How Does a Person Repent of an Adulterous Marriage?

Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Center Your Life on God's Word (1 Timothy 4:11-16)

Don’t Hold Back the Word of God

What is the Difference Between Predestination and Election?

God's Plan "From Eternity to Eternity"

All Things Work Together for Good

What Do We Know About Hymenaeus?

5 Questions About the Lord's Supper

Philemon: A Story of Love and Forgiveness

Have You Looked in The Mirror Lately?

The Time Little Children Interrupted Jesus' Teaching

Do We Still Care About the Truth?

How the Holy Spirit Helps You in Your Weaknesses

The Gospel Gives You Hope

Did Moses See God's Face?

Jesus as the Successful Servant (Isaiah 52:13-15)

Unexpected Tragedy

The Platform of Christian Unity: There is One Body

Did Jesus Really Sweat Blood?

When Your Life Goes From Empty to Full

Naomi and Ruth's Faith in the Providence of God

7 Blind Spots in the Church

10 Words That Describe Paul's Ministry (1 Thessalonians 2:1-12)

Buy the Truth

How God's Kindness was Shown to Naomi and Ruth

When Your Life Goes from Full to Empty

Do You Eagerly Await the Return of Jesus?

A Life Worthy of the Calling

The Parable of the Good Samaritan

Why is the Gospel Such Good News?

The Choices You Have Made

6 Characteristics of a Faithful Church That We Sometimes Forget

Why Was Daniel the King's Friend?

The Creation Eagerly Waits to be Set Free

Your Future Glory Far Outweighs Your Current Suffering

6 Reasons Why Christians Should Give

The Life We All Need is Only Found in Jesus

What Is The Value of Going on a Mission Trip?

Thinking About Jealousy and Selfish Ambition in the Church

Should You Pray for Patience?

What Does it Mean to Be a Child of God?

An Opportunity for Good Works

We Are Debtors to God for Our New Life in Christ

5 Questions About Church Discipline

Many Other Things That Jesus Did

The Unchained Word

Home at Last!

Encouragement for Shepherds of the Flock of God

What Does the Word "Gospel" Mean?

2 Lessons We Learn from Paul's Interaction with the Church in Corinth

If You Want to Know God, Then Look at Jesus

7 Ways to Get the Most Out of the Sermon.

How Are We To Live In This Present World?

Would Jesus Flip Tables in Your Church?

"When Your Journey Is Completed"

3 Essentials You Need to Pack for Polishing the Pulpit

Does Your Faith Need a Realignment?

Questions about Faith and a Sermon about Expensive Perfume

Don't Obey God for the Same Reasons as the Pharisees

Do We Have All That God Wants Us To Have?

How Jesus Treated Judas

Sin is Like a Predator Waiting to Kill You

Be Subject to the Government for the Lord's Sake

What Does "Train Up a Child in the Way He Should Go" Mean?

The Christian, Bribery, and Obeying the Laws of the Land

What Does the Bible Say About Repentance?

What We Know About the Places Jesus Lived on Earth

God Gives Life through His Spirit Who Dwells in You

Does the Spirit of God Dwell in You?

Why Did Jesus Fast for 40 Days in the Wilderness?

Why Did Jesus Write on the Ground?

Who Was Joseph of Arimathea?

What Was the Main Point of Peter's Sermon in Acts 2?

What is the Gift of the Holy Spirit Today?

What is Blasphemy of the Holy Spirit?

When the United States Needed a Different Kind of President

"Him We Preach"

6 Ways Hope Helps the Christian

A Breakdown of John 3:16 and the Power in the Blood

Unpacking and Decompressing from Christian Camp

Should We Observe The Sabbath Day?

Adding Virtue To Faith

Has The Bible Been Translated Too Many Times?

The Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector

Learning From Thomas

What Makes Christianity Unique?

Why Is It So Important That Jesus is Both God and Man?

Why is the “Blessed Man” of Psalm One “Blessed?”

Come See a Man

Why Did God Tell Jews Not To Marry Gentiles?

Conquering Substance Abuse

Overcoming Persecution

More Evangelism Tips and the Angel's Fishing Trip

Did Jesus Teach That All Judging is Wrong?

How Does The Cross Draw People?

Our Greatest Need

Who is the Person Who Cannot Please God?

What Are the Four Main Greek Words for Love?

It's Not Cheap to be Free

The Design of Marriage and the Problem of Adultery

The Judgment When Jesus Returns (2 Thessalonians 1:3-12)

Why Should We “Test All Things?"

10 Things I've Learned in 10 Years of Marriage

Christian Purity

From a Cave in Machpelah

God's Grace

God and Israel and the Great Physician

Gospel Meeting and Milestone Anniversary

On Parenting

2 Lessons the Church Can Learn from the Missing Titanic Sub

God Wants Obedience

What's on Your Mind?

What the Law Could Not Do, God Did

Practical Evangelism Tips and How Churches Can Use Technology.

A Father's Responsibility to be a Teacher

"One Baptism"

Here's Why There's So Much Junk on TV

Freedom by the Law of the Spirit of Life in Christ Jesus

"No Condemnation for Those Who Are in Christ Jesus"

The New Life in the Spirit

A Drug Dealer's Journey Back to God

What the Poor Widow Teaches Us

God and Prayer

“Behold, This Dreamer Cometh”

Having Joy in Trials

Are You Useful for the Master?

"It's Not About Us"

What Happens When We Die and Thinking about Heaven

Thinking about Lou Gehrig Day

"Them Are the Bases"

3 Names of Jesus in Revelation 19

7 Ways the Church is Described in the New Testament

Where We've Been Through the First Seven Chapters of Romans

Thank God Through Jesus Christ Our Lord!

The Power of Culture and Hearing Coins in the Offering Tray

Psalm 10 - Justice for the Fatherless and the Oppressed

Why Are We Here?

Are You Stupid?

10 Bible Verses About Jesus from the Old Testament

This Verse Will Make You Cry

There's a War Happening

20 Interesting Things About the Godhead and Christian Parenting

3 Spiritual Lessons from Baseball

A Brief Overview of the Holy Spirit

Dealing with Distractions

10 Bible Verses About Jesus from the New Testament

Good Has No Permanent Dwelling Place in This Person

When Sin Dwells in You

The Problem of Perspective and Why We Need Jesus Christ

Psalm 9 - The Righteous Judge Sits on the Throne

What Is God Like?

20 Bible Verses About Forgiveness

Staying Under the Law Brings Frustration and Failure

If You Stay Under the Law, You Stay a Slave to Sin

Who is Paul's "Wretched Man" of Romans 7:14-25?

Seeing God and What We Can Learn from the Thief on the Cross

An Attitude of Gratitude

Is The “Faith Only” Doctrine Biblical?

8 Bible Verses about Homosexuality

The Law Exposes the Real Murderer

The Law is Holy

I Was Once Alive, But Then I Died

The Danger of Critical Race Theory and a Character Trait all Christians Should Have

When You Go Through a Tough Time in Life

Why Should You Trust The Bible?

I Realized How Quickly You're Growing Up

18 Amazing Bible Verses About God's Love

Sin, Not Law, Produced Evil Desires

Is the Law Sin?

The Curse of Religious Diversity and the Destruction of Jerusalem

Psalm 8 - How Excellent is the Name of the Lord

Shining Lights

Be Kind to the Poor and Oppressed

The Newness of the Spirit vs. the Oldness of the Letter

We Have Been Discharged from the Law

Dead to the Law and Married to Christ

25 Tips to Reading the Bible and the Importance of Hospitality

Psalm 7 - God is a Just Judge

The Gospel: A Gift Not A Weapon

4 Reasons Why Your Father Will Always Love You

Till Death Do Us Part

The Jurisdiction of the Law

The Necessity of Being Set Free from the Law

Thoughts on Loving Our Enemies and the Lord's Supper

Psalm 6 - Hear Me When I Cry

But We See Jesus

Be Willing to Say Things People Won't Like

Where We've Been Through the First Six Chapters of Romans

Do You Want What You Deserve?

Your Old Life of Sin versus Your New Life in Christ

When You Doubt Your Salvation and a Sermon on the Goodness and Greatness of God

Psalm 5 - A Prayer of Loyalty to the King

Dear God, So Many People Are Hurting

The "Where" of Wisdom

The "Why" of Wisdom

The "When" of Wisdom

The "What" of Biblical Wisdom

30 Facts About Prayer and a Sermon About Home

Psalm 4 - Peace for Those Who Trust in God

Rejoicing in Confession and Forgiveness (Psalm 32)

Don't Let Your Brother or Sister Die in a Pig Pen

Does Your Baptism Mean Anything to You?

Which Master Will You Serve?

Should You Sin Because You Are Under God's Grace?

Eating the Lord's Supper and the Lost Sheep

Psalm 3 - Salvation Belongs to the Lord

The "Who" of Biblical Wisdom

Have Compassion for Others

Are You Taking Sin Seriously?

Grace Sets Us Free from Sin

Don't Be a Weapon in Sin's Hand

Spiritual Resolutions and Learning about Nehemiah

Psalm 2 - When God Laughs

"He Gets Us"

Don't Lose Your Head in the Middle of a War

You're in the Fight of Your Life against Sin

Dead to Sin. Alive to God.

Your Life Begins and Ends with Christ

Lessons from the Grand Canyon and Worshipping on the Sabbath

Psalm 1 - The Way of the Godly and Ungodly

God is Great, God is Good

Where Will YOU Go When YOU Die?

Where Do The Righteous Go When They Die?

Where Do The Ungodly Go When They Die?

Where Do We Go When We Die?

Should You Use Profanity and What Does the Bible Say about Homosexuality?

What You Can Learn from the Emotions of Jesus

Why Are There So Many Churches?

Learn From People Who Are Older Than You.

Being Baptized into Christ Sets You Free from Sin

Do You Want to be Freed from Slavery to Sin?

If You've Been United with Christ's Death, You Must Not Continue Living in Sin

The God Who Concerns Himself with Your Cares and Anxieties

Did Jesus Ever Feel Alone?

7 Keys To Victorious Living in Christ

3 Things That Matter to a Dying Person

What's the Connection Between Jesus' Resurrection and Our Baptism?

What's the Connection Between Jesus' Death and Our Baptism?

Should You Sin More to Get More of God's Grace?

When a Sermon Steps on Your Toes and the Time the Graves Were Opened

Four Practical Bible Study Tips

What Is Death?

Oh Be Careful Little Mouth What You Say

The Christian is Obligated to Live a Holy Life

Where We've Been Through the First Five Chapters of Romans

The Reign of Grace vs. the Reign of Sin

Looking to the Hills and the Honey Bee

What Does Jesus Saving His People from Sin Mean?

Bird Brain

See the Church as Your Family

The Contrast Between Adam’s Disobedience and Jesus Christ’s Obedience

What Comes by the Old and New Adam

The Contrast of Adam and Jesus in Romans 5.

A Leadership Crisis and the Sinner's Prayer

Four Ways Jesus Helps You Every Day

The Wiles of the Devil

"Don't Ever Line Up With Other Preachers"

Through Jesus Christ You Receive Eternal Life

You Can Be Saved Even After Committing Many Sins

The Grace of God Abounded to Many

How to Read the Bible and a Stinking Flower

Jesus' Thoughts on Religious Division

The Wisdom That Wins: A Contrast of Worldly Wisdom and Heavenly Wisdom

Tell the Truth Even When It Doesn't Help You

What's the Connection Between Adam and Jesus?

Sin Existed Before the Law of Moses

When Sin Entered the World

Some Interesting Things about Baptism and Patriotism and the Christian

Watch Out for the Roaring Lion

Essentials for the Road Trip of Life

Earn Your Living Ethically and Honestly

Are We Born Sinners?

Christians Rejoice in God Through the Lord Jesus Christ

Saved by the Death and Life of Jesus

The One Body of Christ and What Happens to Us When Jesus Returns?

Are You Scolding Sinners While They Drown?

Overcoming Discouragement

Don't Get So Caught up in Success That You Forget to be Content

When a Man Prayed on ESPN

The Blood of Jesus: Declaring Righteous and Saving from Wrath

When God Put His Love on Exhibit for Everyone to See

The Function of Prayer and Some Thoughts About the Temptation of Jesus

How to Choose a Bible Translation