An Effective Template for Preaching Christ-Centered Sermons

The "gospel-centered" movement has swept through many churches. This is a good thing. It's even impacted preaching as many pastors now strive to preach Christ in every message. The bankruptcy of merely preaching a message on how to be a "good" person has been exposed. But when you actually read the Bible, you are confronted with … Continue reading An Effective Template for Preaching Christ-Centered Sermons

Book Review Blitz: Reason for God, Proof, and More!

Reason for God by Tim Keller Great apologetics book. I use it all the time for my preaching in thinking of how to engage skeptical and postmodern people. Current on the trends in philosophy and sociology. Very good on the gospel. This is definitely a BUY. Proof by Daniel Montgomery and Timothy Paul Jones Refocuses the infamous … Continue reading Book Review Blitz: Reason for God, Proof, and More!

Walking with God through Pain and Suffering by Tim Keller: A (Short) Review

My wife miscarried in early 2013, which led us to wrestle with the question, “Where is God in the midst of suffering?” It is not easy. If anything else, however, Christianity is a religion which causes you to wrestle through such questions because at the center of the faith is the suffering and death of Jesus Christ. … Continue reading Walking with God through Pain and Suffering by Tim Keller: A (Short) Review