Eric Barton

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Jesus Saves

<i>The Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.</i> (Luke 19:10)<p>Christianity is summed up in these words: <i>Jesus came to seek and save the lost</i>. If we …

Faith

Are You Chasing Happiness or Holiness?

Such a question actually reveals a common mistake of pitting <i>holiness</i> and <i>happiness</i> against each other. “God is more interested in you being holy than …

Happiness

Why There Are No Atheists at the Grand Canyon

Any fool can feel religious around the holidays. When the entire Judeo-Christian world is lit up — literally — with celebrations of faith, family and …

Failure to Live on Mission Is a Worship Problem

Sometimes we think the way to engage people in mission is to make sure we get the right information to them.<p>If we just preach the Bible, people will …

Incorporated

What Is Worship?

Al Mohler considers the worship wars of our day in this first of a three-part series on biblical worhsip. Meanwhile, Bob Kaughlin answers the …

Are Books Your Shell Collection?

The glasses gave it away.<p>If it weren’t for those glasses, his unruly hair and wild beard would cause you to mistake him as a peddler. You’d reach …

Books

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Evangelical Christianity

Study Theology, Even If You Don't Believe in God

This lost liberal art encourages scholars to understand history from the inside out.<p>When I first told my mother—a liberal, secular New Yorker—that I wanted to cross an ocean to study for a bachelor’s degree in theology, she was equal parts aghast and concerned. Was I going to become a nun, she …