What’s John Piper Really Like?

In God’s providence, I ate dinner with one of John Piper’s Seminary students back in the fall at a Conference. This student knew Piper well. Really well. So when asked to comment on Piper, I’ll never forget what he said. “With Piper, what you see is what you get. He’s a polarizing figure. Some people love him, some people hate him. But […]

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A Theological Answer To Your Anxiety

We all struggle or have struggled with anxiety. We might know why practically, but do we understand why theologically? There are many different theological answers one might give for our anxious behaviors. But in this post, however, I’ll give one reason that I’ve noticed many Christians seem unhealthily preoccupied with: the hidden will of God […]

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The Day I Met Lecrae

“What’s up, fam?” These were the words that Lecrae spoke to me when I introduced myself to him. I remember the day like it was yesterday. But it was 2008. It was the beginning of my sophomore year and I attended a college in a town of about 10,000 people. All my life I had […]

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My Top 10 Books of 2014

These are the top books I read in 2014, though they may not have been published in 2014. 10. The Bookends of the Christian Life, by Jerry Bridges. This book is vintage Bridges — ruthlessly gospel-centered. It was a book that did more reminding than instructing, but the remembrance brought great joy. 9. It Happens After Prayer, by […]

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