Is Social Justice a Gospel Issue?

Is social justice a gospel issue? That depends on what we mean by “social justice” and what we mean by “gospel issue.”

Why Pastors Should Consider Preaching (At Least) 5 Minutes Shorter

There’s no need to preach for an hour when forty minutes will do.

Some PhD FAQs

A doctoral degree is not a measure of godliness or effectiveness in ministry. It’s not something to do just because other people are doing it.

Faithful Conference 2018

Join us at Christ Covenant as we co-sponsor the first annual Faithful Conference this September 21-22. Albert Mohler will be our keynote speaker.

10 Lessons I’ve Learned While Working on my PhD

While gaining mastery in a subject area is important, a good doctoral program should do more than grant an academic degree, it should help you become a better thinker, a better student, and maybe even a better person.

10 Lessons I’ve Learned While Working on my PhD

While gaining mastery in a subject area is important, a good doctoral program should do more than grant an academic degree, it should help you become a better thinker, a better student, and maybe even a better person.

Summer Plans

If you feel so led, pray for me and my family and my church as I take these two months “off” to complete my doctoral work.

Toward a Theology of Apology

We need more work in the years ahead—exegetical, historical, and doctrinal—on our theology of apology.

Acts: A Visual Guide

I’m amazed at what Chris Ranson has done in this new book we’ve worked on together, Acts: A Visual Guide.

Words, Labels, and ‘Sexual Minorities’

My concern is that the term suggest that sexual orientation is a constituent part of one’s identity, and a neutral, or even a positive part at that.