Category Archives: Gospel

The Gospel [Part 2]

Yesterday we looked at “The Framework” within which we present the gospel. The reason we explain the framework before explaining the actual good news is because we live in a pluralistic culture. Things like “truth,” the Bible’s authority to reveal … Continue reading

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The Gospel [Part 1]

I have enjoyed writing this summer as we put together resources for our new website. The “Gospel-Centered Training Resources” has been an area that we’ve been working to populate with new content every week. We have recently published a doc … Continue reading

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What is the Gospel?

Romans 10:13-15  For “everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.” But how are they to call on him in whom they have not believed? And how are they to believe in him of whom they … Continue reading

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For the Christian who Struggles with Sin

I’m just finishing up a really good little book written by Greg Gilbert called What is the Gospel? I’ll probably post a review on it later this week. Toward the end of the book, in a chapter discussing the necessity … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Jesus Destroys the Middle

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Why We Preach the Gospel, Not Politics

I’ve taken some grief over the years as a pastor from individuals who feel like I should include more political commentary in my preaching. This is doubtless because of the fact that you can find many-a-pulpit across our great nation … Continue reading

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Issues

Matthew 2:1-4 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, 2 saying, “Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? … Continue reading

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Three Kinds of Men (C.S. Lewis)

I was watching a Timothy Keller video on gospel and religion the other day and he mentioned a short essay by C.S. Lewis that has been very influential in his evangelistic approach. The essay talks about three types of men (humans), and Keller mentioned … Continue reading

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