John Hartley
A valuable lesson for 21st century Christians is found in the writings of three 2nd century Romans: Pliny the Younger, an imperial governor; Tacitus, both senator and historian; and Suetonius, a prolific biographer of Caesars, poets, orators, historians, grammarians and rhetoricians. Continue reading.
Philip Ryken
Nine years ago, Philip Ryken reflected on his two decades of marriage to Lisa. We revisit that article today as an encouragement and reminder: whether joy or sorrow, God remains faithful.Continue reading.
James Rich
As the West experiences a proliferation of worldviews and cultural influences, there is growing consternation about the health and longevity of the Church. While this may seem like a cause for dismay, the history of the Church – especially in the pivotal Second Century – gives us encouragement...Continue reading.
Jonathan Master
When studying the history of the Church, we tend to jump from the apostolic era right to the third century and beyond, where theological controversies were taking shape and ecumenical councils were being called. ...Continue reading.
Joel Wood
The Apostles’ Creed has long been admired, memorized, and confessed in worship due to its simplicity in form, clear statement of factual belief, and its brief summary of vital, core theological points. Christians in all ages have needed those creedal hooks upon which to hang their hats of...Continue reading.
Ian Hamilton
We are one body, a Church united in Christ Jesus. So when it comes to benefiting from the Lord's Supper, the question isn't a matter of "I," but "we."...Continue reading.
Simonetta Carr
Basil of Caesarea is mostly known for his theological clarity at a time when important Christian doctrines on the Trinity and the nature of Christ were being debated and refined. A few know him for his charitable works on behalf of the poor and ill.Continue reading.
Dan Doriani
Over the last year, I have interviewed a number of believers who are trying to love their neighbors and change the way work is done in their field. Listening to them, I have come to a clearer understanding of the way social reform works. Generally speaking, people who bring positive reform normally...Continue reading.
Derek Thomas
Humans crave real, solid hope, but they cannot find it in worldly philosophies like existentialism or humanism. True hope lies only in Jesus Christ, and nothing less.Continue reading.