Gospel Relevance

Gospel-Centered Resources For The Gospel-Driven Life

Why Nothing Will Stop the Mission of God

“The church in America is not doing well,” someone told me. I talked to her about where she wanted to serve as a ministry leader. She was against serving in the U.S.A because, from her perspective, the church is not doing well here. Is that


Encouragement for Sunday School Teachers

Dear Sunday School Teachers

It could be tempting to burn out as a Sunday school teacher, that’s why encouragement for Sunday school teachers is necessary. If I were to write a letter to a Sunday school teacher, I would look something like this: Dear Sunday School Teachers, I know


9 Marks of A Healthy Small Group

9 Mark of a Healthy Small Group

Summer is almost over and the kids are back in school. As the seasons change, so will the rhythms of church life, with many church-sponsored or church-related small groups starting back up. If you’re in a small group, you would do well to ask this question: What


Tim Keller on The 3 Biggest Idols In Western Churches Today

What idols are plaguing the western church today? Tim Keller sat down with Jefferson Bethke way back when to discuss the idols that are most prominent in western churches. You can view the video at the end of this post, or you can just read


4 Questions to Consider When Choosing A Church

4 Questions to Consider Before Choosing a Church

If you are in the process of choosing a church, or know someone who is, some sort of criteria for the decision-making process can be helpful. But there’s no reason to nit-pick until the cows come home. Every church has its flaws. If you find