Dig deeper into the Gospels

Sometimes we think of the Gospels as ‘easy’ bits of the Bible.Anyone who has been through Sunday school can tell that Jesus walked on water, fed 5000 and told a parable about a sower. Is there really much more to it than that? The two authors, Andrew Sach and Tim Hiorns, help us to come…

Preaching -Timothy Keller

Pastor, preacher, and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller’s wisdom on communicating the Christian faith from the pulpit as well as from the coffee shop. Most Christians—including pastors—struggle to talk about their faith in a way that applies the power of the Christian gospel to change people’s lives. Timothy Keller is known for his…

Dig Deeper

Here Comes the book we all need. When it comes to reading and understanding the Bible, a dangerous phrase is used by non-Christians and even some believers: “Well, that’s your interpretation.” It is true that without some care in your interpretation, you can “make” the Bible say almost anything. Dig Deeper is written out of…

The Cross

In the early years of the third millenium there was a lot of debate in the UK (and to some extent in the US) about the Cross and what exactly happened there. Steve Chalke famously caricatured the traditional ‘penal substitution’ understanding that Christ took the wrath of God in the place of sinners as “cosmic child abuse” (Chalke & Mann,…

Dig Deeper

At the Proclaim Conference last week Mark Brock helped us to dig into John 3:16 – circling words, making connections, drawing out the wonderful truths and gospel logic of this over-familiar verse. If you’ve watched the DesiringGod LABs it was just like that. If you’ve not watched any then follow the link and have a…