Chad Kraska

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Passive Christianity Is Dead Christianity

What do you want? What do you desire? What is your ambition?<p>Do you really want to know? Look at your behavior. You do what you want.<p>This is a …

Christianity

Uncovering Shame & Guilt Curriculum

What is the benefit of wrestling with and uncovering experiences of shame and guilt? When we become more aware of these experiences, we will better …

“I Wasn’t Born to Be a Golfer”: Lessons from a U.S. Open Champion

Satan tempts and deceives Christians into believing that the contentment we crave lies in having or achieving more.<p>Perhaps our dream job or a higher …

Two U.S. Senators Apply an Anti-Christian Religious Test for Government Officials

<b>The Story:</b> In a confirmation hearing of an executive branch nominee, two U.S. senators imply that those who believe Jesus is the only way to …

The Journal of Biblical Counseling – 40 Years

JOURNAL OF BIBLICAL COUNSELING – Vol. 31 · No. 1This year we celebrate the fortieth anniversary of the <i>JBC</i> (1977-2017).In his editorial, <i>JBC’s</i> senior …

Happiness

Tony Reinke said it perfectly—Randy Alcorn’s new book, <i>Happiness</i>, is a “200,000-word encyclopedia on joy.” Its 450-plus pages present the most …

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Sacred Schizophrenia: A Meditation on Self-Denial

The Christian life is a fight. But our deadliest enemy doesn’t attack us from the outside, but from within.Watch Now

The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog, 5th Edition

Voted one of <i>Christianity Today's</i> 1998 Books of the Year! For more than thirty years, <i>The Universe Next Door</i> has set the standard for a clear, readable …

A Safe Place for Sexual Sinners

Last year, we surveyed 8,000 Desiring God readers. The study revealed that pornography usage is higher among younger adults than their older …

Top 16 Books of 2016

December is a month for making lists, and my favorite annual list to make is top books of the year. I check this list more than twice, however — …

New Testament

The End Is Near — Are You Ready?

In this sermon clip, Pastor John preaches to be ready. The return of Christ is near!

1 Peter 4:10–11 : Serve In God’s Strength, Not Yours

When we speak, we speak in God’s power and with God’s words. When we serve, we serve in his power and point to his glory.Watch Now

What Christians Just Don’t Get About LGBT Folks

Rosaria Butterfield shares some of the things Christians just don't understand about those in the LGBT community:<p>People are people.<br>• Outward sins are …

Four Prayers for Bible Reading

When we open our Bibles to read, we’re never alone. The Holy Spirit hovers over and in the words of God, ready to stir our hearts, illumine our …

Lewis and Edwards on the Layers of Self-Admiration

As a new Christian in 1930, C. S. Lewis was learning terrible things about his heart—the unfathomable layers of pride. It is astonishing how similar …

Don’t Let Pride Steal Your Joy

Pride is perhaps the greatest evil that exists. It wreaks destruction at every level of human experience. It’s present in small irritations and in …

J. I. Packer’s Rare Puritan Library Now Digitized to Be Read Online for Free

Puritan scholar J. I. Packer strolling the stacks at the Allison Library in Vancouver.The John Richard Allison Library in Vancouver—which hosts the …