“You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.Matthew 5:14,16 NIV
Pastor, adjunct professor, and author Dr. J.D. Greear believes a Christian’s ministry is less about working for God and more about letting God work through the Christian. He says the greatest power of the church is when all members are equipped and sent out in the power of the Holy Spirit.
How has the Bible uniquely equipped the West to cultivate compassion, human rights, prosperity, and strong families?
Here's a complete list of all of the How to Understand the Bible articles published over the last year. If you're new to the Bible or need a refresher course on the basics of Scripture, you'll find these essays very helpful.
Read this interview about a husband and wife who wanted to learn more about prayer, so they traveled the globe, exploring the great Judeo-Christian prayer traditions: in mountains and monasteries, in Christian communities and cathedrals, standing up and lying down, every hour and around the clock.