1. This article is written by guest contributor, Christopher J. Richmann.
  2. Don’t get in the habit (or, if you already do it, get out of the habit) of saying, “I could never talk about these things the way my pastor does.”
  3. The seemingly small, the particular, the previously overlooked, magnifies in importance.
  4. The death and resurrection did indeed really happen. They are accomplished historical facts, and by them, so too is the forgiveness of our sins and justification before God.
  5. He represents our likeness, fulfills it, and so has the prerogative to reproduce his likeness in us.
  6. Patrick's breakthrough came when he began to leverage his knowledge of the native language and customs to build a bridge between Irish lore and the Christian mythos.
  7. Are you on the receiving end of freedom? Or are you trying to make yourself free?
  8. We can interpret "be the Church" as either law or gospel.
  9. The church is called to preach the good news of Jesus Christ. Where is that message found? In every blade of grass, on every page of Scripture.
  10. He shows up when we are at our worst to usher us back to his side, lead us to repentance, rescue us, and reclaim us as his own.
  11. The number forty calls to remembrance narratives of God’s great acts of redemption, but also our conformity to and participation in those narratives.
  12. There is no AA for legalists. At least not officially. But there ought to be, and it should be called your local church.