People coming for biblical counseling often struggle with the question of assurance of salvation. Perhaps they have misunderstood what assurance is (for example, they might believe that they have assurance because they prayed a sinner’s prayer as a child), or it could be that they are rightly lacking assurance because they have not been […]

  Editor’s note: This series of posts provides seven principles related to killing sin and conforming to Christ in the context of your local church as revealed in Ephesians 4 and 5. Read the first two post in this series: The Church as the Context for Growth and Change – Part 1 The Church as […]

  Joshua 7 recounts the story of how the Lord’s anger burned against Israel because of Achan’s sin (Josh 7:1). Achan took for himself some of the treasures of Jericho, which the Lord had expressly forbid his people from doing, demanding rather that all of it be wholly devoted to him (Josh 6:17-19). After the […]

  Editor’s note: This series of posts provides seven principles related to killing sin and conforming to Christ in the context of your local church as revealed in Ephesians 4 and 5. The following is the first post in the series.    Some grow anxious over the very thought of change as it threatens their […]

  Like many people, I have several pairs of earbuds that I keep in different locations to be used for various kinds of activities. I have a pair in my computer bag, two or three pair in my car, one in my desk at home, another on my nightstand, and at least one pair in […]

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