Self-Talk: Words of Faith

Words, either in the privacy of the mind or spoken aloud, are powerful. Written across the pages of history are phrases uttered at crucial moments ...

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Dedication to the Word

It’s no secret I’m a sports fan, but I hardly know what to make of the “extreme” sports that are so popular. Take BASE jumping, ...

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GOD’S IMMEDIATE PURPOSE FOR US

No soldier in active service entangles himself in the affairs of everyday life, so that he may please the one who enlisted him as a ...

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5 Significant Things Found In God’s Redemption Stories, Including Yours

In this article, Chip Ingram reminds us how God feels about us when we’re at rock bottom, and points out the beautiful truths in each ...

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How to Benefit from the Sabbath: Four Principles for Honoring the Lord’s Day

Why do Christians worship on Sundays? The answer goes deeper than mere custom or convention. Indeed, it goes to the very heart of our faith.

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Being a Disciple in the Kingdom of God

On a blustery September day in Wentzville, Missouri, Steve Gregg delivered a lecture to an audience in an outdoor pavilion. His topic was, "Being a ...

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Why Persistence Matters in Prayer

Imagine if God came to you and said, “I will give you whatever you want. Just ask for it.” What would you pray for? That ...

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Sharing Your Faith with Boldness

In 2014, brothers David and Jason Benham were considered the next stars of the HGTV cable channel. Their show Flip It Forward was expected to be as ...

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Faith Minus Reason Equals Irrational Unbelief

Many people mistakenly think of faith as inherently noble. A once-popular song extols the virtue of faith, or believing: “I believe for every drop of ...

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EMPOWERED FOR SELF-CONTROL

A father asked his daughter, who spent too much time watching television, to begin memorizing Scripture. He chose the verses in Galatians concerning the fruit ...

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Early Does It

I hear landscaper leaf blowers roar in the distance, scattering one neighbor’s leaves onto another. It’s a noisy way to clean up one's yard, so early ...

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Learn to Turn

Charles Spurgeon, the famous 19th century preacher, had this to say about sin: “Did sin ever yield thee real pleasure? If so, go back to ...

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WHEN SATAN COMES KNOCKING

Your mind is the devil’s playground–or perhaps more accurately, your mind is the spiritual battleground on which the invisible war for your soul is being ...

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3 Healing Steps To Forgive Those Who Have Hurt and Betrayed You

Romans 12 provides us with steps to forgive those who’ve hurt or persecuted us. in this article, we unpack Chip Ingram’s 3 steps and learn ...

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The Cry of a Fallen Leader

He thought it was a one-night stand, a little midnight tryst. Who would find out? She was exceptionally beautiful. She was particularly vulnerable. And in ...

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ALL EYES ON JESUS

Talking to a friend today who is battling failure...they shared how down they are about what they call,  “failing God” and falling for the same thing ...

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Radical Grace… is Radical

Radical grace is…radical. So often people’s response to it is shock and disbelief.

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MINISTERING COAST TO COAST

For more than fifteen years, devices from the Messenger Lab have carried the gospel to the ends of the earth. 

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