QUYỀN NĂNG CAO CẢ CỦA ĐỨC CHÚA TRỜI Ở VIỆT NAM (Ê-phê 1:4-5)

We often don’t make the gospel ‘good enough’

‘We’ve loaded down the gospel of the grace of God in Christ with a lot of “oughts”: I ought to be more committed, more disciplined, more obedient. When we think or teach this way, we’re substituting duty and… Read More

“Thế Nào Là Một Hội Thánh Khỏe Mạnh?” 9Marks–Part 7

“What is a Healthy Church?” Chương 7: Dấu Hiệu Thiết Yếu Của Hội Thánh Khỏe Mạnh: Một Sự Hiểu Biết Dựa Trên Nền Tảng Kinh Thánh Về Phúc Âm ‘Thật là quan trọng đặc biệt cho các Hội… Read More

God does not want us to be strong

So often we approach God as though we’ve got something great to give him. Rarely do we realize our limitations and our need for him: ‘God does not want us to be strong. God wants to be our… Read More

“Thế Nào Là Một Hội Thánh Khỏe Mạnh?” 9Marks–Part 6

“What is a Healthy Church?” Chương 6: Dấu Hiệu Thiết Yếu Của Hội Thánh Khỏe Mạnh: Thần Học Thánh Kinh ‘Bạn nghĩ những từ in nghiêng này có nghĩa gì: “Chúng ta biết rằng khi Ngài hiện đến,… Read More

Humility and conflict: Piper

Piper’s sermon (article) lists several points. Here’s one that’s especially important in conflict: “Humility knows and feels that it is fallible, and so considers criticism, and learns from it; but also knows that God has made provision for… Read More

Phương Pháp Giải Quyết Xung Khắc

‘Năm chuyện ngắn trong sách nhỏ này mô tả những xung khắc có thật, nghiêm trọng tới mức chia rẽ Hội Thánh hoặc dẫn tới kiện tụng giữa anh chị em Cơ Đốc. Những xung khắc này bao… Read More

Who needs grace most?

‘All of us need grace, the saint as well as the sinner. The most conscientious, dutiful, hardworking Christian needs God’s grace as much as the most dissolute, hard-living sinner. All of us need the same grace. The sinner… Read More

Traits of a Humble Leader

Below are just some of the good traits that Mr. Lee discusses about humility: Humble leaders tend to share their resources, whether in want or in plenty. Arrogant leaders tend to hoard their resources, unwilling to share unless… Read More

Five more points for Calvinists: “Doctrines of Graciousness”

Here’s an article (on a different kind of ‘TULIP’) that can apply to many of our lives right away: T — Total Humility “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” (James 4:6; 1 Peter 5:5)… Read More

Humility is not…

‘1. Humility Isn’t Hiding. ‘2. Humility Isn’t Self-Hatred. ‘Humility’s Acid Test ‘Great Model of Humility ‘It’s the joy of thinking about yourself less, and about Jesus more.’ -Gavin Ortlund Read the whole thing here (GSiV: Humility; A Mindset… Read More

Humility is the growing ability to…

‘Humility is the growing ability to see God as he really is and myself as I really am–and the first thing a person growing in humility sees and hates is their pride. This is the only kind of… Read More

Pride growing in our hearts

Key statements: “We know the disease, but we don’t recognize the symptoms.” “We certainly don’t think we deserve suffering, heartbreak, or discipline.” “But when we experience these things, we grow bitter, frustrated, and disturbed because we believe we’re… Read More