Genesis 1–3 in Its Biblical Context

Genesis reveals the stunning beginning of the greatest story ever told. God crafts a marvelous universe with the power of his word, forms man into his own image, and places him into a garden, lavish and abundant. And yet, Genesis also holds bitter sorrow. The serpent...

Fathers Discipling Children

God has called fathers to train their children to treasure the Lord. And if fathers don’t disciple their children, someone or something else will steal that role. Worldly influencers, movies, apps, Facebook, Snapchat, and many other instruments all want to shape...

New Life: A Prayer of Praise

You are worthy, O Lord, of infinite praise; None is greater or higher; just are your ways. Snowy yards give rise to a flowery spring; Skies of gray shift to blue as the robins sing. Fields of brown change into landscapes of green. Help us long for you and acclaim you,...

A Number of Studies on Zephaniah

The prophet Zephaniah was a Jew with both royal Davidic and black African heritage. The Lord commissioned him to assist the reformation efforts of King Josiah around 622 B.C. The book’s message is direct: In light of the impending day of his wrath, the Lord...

Your Word Is Alive (Hebrews 4:12)

We’re grateful, Father, That we can trust you. Your word, once spoken Is faithful; it’s true. It’s unshakable; Every promise “Yes”; A firm foundation Upon which we rest. As we face trials And mirrors of shame, Faith in the gospel We strive to maintain… For our...