Posts with the category “faith”
How Should We Think About the Events of Last Week (01-09-20)
by Drew Buell on January 14th, 2021
By any measure, last week was a terrible week for our nation.For reasons that need no further explanation, it was a particularly bad week for conservatives in this country.In light of the anxiety that so many of us are feeling about the days to come, I want to remind all of us that no that matter who sits in the White House, no matter who holds the gavel in the house of representatives, and no mat...
"I Am Beyond Hope…There is No Way Out”
by Drew Buell on November 26th, 2019
"There are many different kinds of troubles in this world."
Great Trials and Great Joys
by Drew Buell on November 21st, 2019
"As God provides the sea for leviathan, so does he find a pool for the minnow."
God Has Forgotten Me...
by Drew Buell on November 19th, 2019
"It seems like people are busier and more connected today than at any other time in history..."
“Have Thine Own Way Lord…”
by Drew Buell on November 14th, 2019
"Have Thine own way, Lord! Have Thine own way! Thou art the potter, I am the clay."
“I Am Beyond Help…God Cannot Hear”
by Drew Buell on November 7th, 2019
Isaiah 59:1 “Behold, the Lord’s hand is not so short that it cannot save; nor His ear so dull that it cannot hear.”
Where Do You Find Yourself?
by Drew Buell on October 31st, 2019
"The more we get what we now call “ourselves” out of the way and let Him take us over, the more truly ourselves we become."
What Should You Do If You've Been Hurt by the Church
by Drew Buell on October 29th, 2019
"Most people 'hurt by the church' were hurt by individuals in a local congregation."
Drew Buell (Part 1)
by Drew Buell on October 22nd, 2019
"I still remember standing in front of a crowd in the small city of Baviácora in Sonora Mexico and mumbling out the lines that I had rehearsed."
The Difference Between Being Busy and Being Hurried
by Drew Buell on August 29th, 2019
"Being busy is about the things you have to do."
Win Them to Christ by Winning Them to Church
by Drew Buell on August 22nd, 2019
"Preach the gospel. Preach the hope of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection for sinners."
Your New Morning Prayer
by Drew Buell on August 15th, 2019
"Thy mercies have brought me to the dawn of another day."
I’ve Got a Grumbly in My Tumbly
by Drew Buell on August 13th, 2019
"Grumbling kicks humility in the shins."
"Running Scared" Book Review
by Drew Buell on August 8th, 2019
"There is a close connection between what we fear and what we think we need."
Of Blow Torches and Theological Education
by Drew Buell on August 1st, 2019
My education has given me the equivalent of a theological blow torch.
What Is Faith Born Out Of?
by Drew Buell on July 30th, 2019
The faith that believes that God will do what you ask is not born in a hurry.
How to Read Proverbs
by Drew Buell on July 23rd, 2019
A proverb does not give guarantees; rather, it indicates the best route to a desired end.
What Quenches Our Thirst?
by Drew Buell on July 18th, 2019
But the gospel is the good news that God is the all-satisfying end of all our longing
He Knows Your Path
by Drew Buell on July 9th, 2019
Eighteenth Century pastor and author John Newton wrote the following letter to a sister who was grieving the loss of her sister.
It Is Perfectly Right
by Drew Buell on July 4th, 2019
Often God seems to place His children in positions of profound difficulty
A Godly Woman's Responsibility
by Drew Buell on June 27th, 2019
It was a profound realization when I understood that I could become an artist with my very life.
What Is Faith Born Out Of?
by Drew Buell on June 25th, 2019
In his book Quiet Talks on Prayer S.D. Gordon makes the following observation about what faith is born out of.
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