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Theology

Whose Spin on Christianity is Better?

"Trust in the LORD, and do good; Dwell in the land, and feed on His faithfulness." (Psalm 37:3) Is it Biblical or Cultural? We do…
Theology

Jesus & Cultural Relativism

We live in a cultural time when being "educated" is synonymous with being agnostic, a time when people promote prejudice and bias about things of…
Theology

ECCLESIOLOGY 101: How the Local Church Lives and Breathes Led by the Spirit

In the previous article, we learned how the life of each and every believer will be a reflection and expression of the things the Holy…
Theology
Calvary Chapel Core Convictions: God’s Grace + Love
Theology
Theological Continuationist Practical Cessationist
Theology
Deconstructing Deconstructionist TikTok Videos – Part 1
Christian Living
Why Wait For Marriage? (With Jon Keith and Jordan Aly) – A Discussion on dating and sexuality.
Theology
Walking Wisely in a Moral Minefield: Thoughts on the Live-Action Beauty and the Beast
Culture
The War on Beth Moore: What Really Shapes Our View of Women Bible Teachers?
Culture

A Word for Christians in a Politically Divided Culture

The COVID-19 crisis has been a major disruption worldwide, affecting the lives of nearly every person on the planet. Movement has been restricted; jobs have…
Culture

A Film Review: “Annihilation”

The idea of existential nihilism couldn't be more opposed to my Biblical, Christian worldview. To think that everything we see and experience ultimately lacks purpose…
Culture

“A Wrinkle in Time:” A Film Review

Below is a review on the newly released film, A Wrinkle in Time. There are spoilers included in the analysis of this film. A Wrinkle…
Culture
Bullied by Tolerance – When Every Truth but Yours is Allowed
Culture
The Link: Update on Hurricane Laura, The First Great Awakening, A Rush of Hope & More
Culture
The Link: Essential Church, Tim Keller on Racism, CGN Church Relief Fund & More
Culture
New Series – “Church Van” – With Hosts Riley Taylor & Jared Brian, Featuring Pastor Brian Brodersen
Culture
Living In The Negative World
Culture
The Aftermath of Terrorism in Paris: God’s Hope & Your Help
Gospel

What is Gospel Centered Preaching Part 1

“Gospel-centered” seems to be a catchphrase these days. Some may say it without really knowing what the term represents. Being gospel-centered is important to our…
Gospel

What Jesus Taught on the Way to Gethsemane

This article originally appeared on calvarychapel.flywheelsites.com on April 17, 2019. "I am the true vine, and my Father is the Gardener. He cuts off every…
Gospel

Three Thoughts on Effective Short Term Missions

I really like hot sauce. In fact, I recently tried to make my own. I went to the farmers market and bought some seedlings. I…
Gospel
Persecution Will End
Gospel
Isaiah 41: Easter and the World
Gospel
Why Was Good Friday So Good?
Gospel
What is CGN Doing to Help Churches in Practical Ways?
Gospel
Reframing the Gospel for the Nations in Our Neighborhoods
Culture
Tim Keller, the War on Winsomeness, & Responding to the “Negative World.”
Christian Living

Arise, Go, and Prepare

As Christians we are commanded to arise, go, and prepare our hearts, minds and souls in Christ. This happens as the Spirit in His power…
Ministry & Leadership

Exposing Truth: Engaging a New Generation with the Need for Expository Teaching

"Any expounder of the words of God is liable to go off on a tangent if he or she does not remember this stern, undeviating…
Ministry & Leadership

Overcoming Moralism In The Church

Paul wrote something remarkable in 1 Corinthians 2:2: “For I determined not to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified”. Paul used…
Ministry & Leadership
Working on Unity
Ministry & Leadership
Crafting the Sermon: 10-Minute Seminary: David Guzik on Sermon Prep
Christian Living
The Holy Spirit & Intentionality in Discipleship
Ministry & Leadership
Sailing into Stormy Seas
Ministry & Leadership
10 Minute Seminary: Principles for Healthy Pastoral Transitions
Discipleship
Training a Church to Love the Depressed – Part 2
Discipleship

Our Great Creator: A Study in the Book of Genesis

Have you ever asked yourself, How did I get here? Where did everything come from? What is the meaning of it all? The answers to…
Christian Living

Should a Pastor Ever Say No When You Ask for Help?

Ask yourself this question, do the words I use matter? The answer should be a resounding, “Yes!” rhetoric is the art of discourse; an art…
Discipleship

The What and Why of Discipleship

Brian and Aaron discuss discipleship. What is discipleship? Why do we do it? Why is it important? What are ways we misunderstand it? All these…
Discipleship
Do You Understand That We Are the Bride?
Discipleship
How Did I Become Spiritually Paralyzed?
Discipleship
Soteriology in the Middle Part 2
Discipleship
Recovering the Lost Art of Conversation
Discipleship
God Rejoices to Do Us Good
Discipleship
A Case for Leadership Coaching
Christian Living

How Do We Understand God’s Glory?

So many of our days are made up of ordinary moments. Clean the kitchen. Write an email. Do the laundry. Buy our groceries. We live…
Christian Living

Five Ways a Church Becomes Tolerant: The Church of Thyatira

"For it is time for judgment to begin at the household of God; and if it begins with us, what will be the outcome for…
Christian Living

Where Strength is Found

“And they said to him, ‘Thus says Hezekiah: “This day is a day of trouble, and rebuke, and blasphemy; for the children have come to…
Christian Living
Finding Life When Everything Points to Death
Christian Living
Consecration, Hope & Prayer
Christian Living
Allow Yourself to Heal
Christian Living
Why Scars Give You an Advantage in Life
Christian Living
Are You Praying with Honesty?
Christian Living
Seeds of Hope in the Tragedies of Life