Gospel Relevance

Gospel-Centered Resources For The Gospel-Driven Life

8 Pieces of Advice for Single Christians from Tim Keller

I was surprised yet delighted to see an entire chapter dedicated to Christian singleness in Tim and Kathy Keller’s excellent book on marriage. In a section entitled “Some Practical Counsel for Marriage Seekers,” Keller provides lots of helpful tidbits for singles. I’ve listed the counsel below along with some of Keller’s secondary points in a sub-bullet […]

9 John Calvin Facts You (Probably) Didn’t Know

John Calvin is one of my favorite dead guys. Over the years, I’ve made an effort to read both Calvin’s writings and writings about Calvin. Probably the best thing written about Calvin is Bruce Gordon’s excellent biography appropriately entitled Calvin. A while back I was re-reading my notes on the book and realized once again the […]

How to Write and Share Your Testimony

Sharing your testimony can be a powerful witness for unbelievers and a source of encouragement for those who believe. But how exactly do you share your testimony? The answer — my answer, anyway — is that you must provide the answers to three questions: 1. What was my life like before I met Christ? 2. […]

How to Seize Your Commute as a Christian

How much time do you spend commuting? Whether you’re in a car, bus, airplane, or whatever, you can redeem the time by getting things done while commuting. It must be said: the research shows that multi-tasking is not really that effective. So you’re not going to drive with 100% focus and listen to your Bible […]

How to Read the Bible Well: An Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics

Once I heard a story of a Christian’s method for deciding who and who not to date. An unbeliever asked her out, and she was stuck. She opened her Bible and read an obscure passage in the Old Testament that she believed gave her the green light to say “yes.” As you can imagine, disaster […]