Life in the Presence of God has been out for one month now, and I’ve enjoyed interacting with those who’ve read the book. I recently conducted a written interview with Bible Gateway, answering questions such as, “What is a Christian’s ‘quiet time’ and why are you saying it’s not enough?” There I also share more about […]Read More
The progressive growth in conformity to the image of Christ in this soul-forming world.
In today’s smartphone-addicted, image-obsessed, success-driven society—where naturalism, materialism, and postmodernism reign and may even have (to some degree) unconsciously snuck into our own thinking—how can we live the Christian life? How can we stay in touch with God while being bombarded by a world so ubiquitous, so alluring, and so distracting? The solution (and the […]Read More
November 7, 2017, marks the release of Dr. Ken Boa’s newest book, Life in the Presence of God: Practices for Living in Light of Eternity, from InterVarsity Press. The book’s content is based on Ken’s Wednesday morning teaching series that ran from January to October 2016 (start watching the series here). Below is a question-and-answer […]Read More
This article is a continuation of the article “Growing in Character,” which we recommend reading first. Now for this very reason also, applying all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence, and in your moral excellence, knowledge, and in your knowledge, self-control, and in your self-control, perseverance, and in your perseverance, godliness, and in your godliness, […]Read More
Psalm 37 invites us to adopt a long-run perspective on life by embracing God’s purposes and ordering all of our affairs (e.g., family, work, leisure, finances, ministry) in light of them. There are four positive commands in this psalm that involve our relationship with the Lord: Trust Delight Commit Wait 1. TRUST in the Lord. […]Read More
The First Collection “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.” This is the great and foremost commandment. The second is like it, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” On these two commandments depend the whole Law and the Prophets. (Matthew […]Read More
This set of affirmations is a tool to help you renew your mind at the beginning of each day, by guiding you through a biblical perspective on the fundamental issues of life: Who am I? Where did I come from? Why am I here? Where am I going? You needn’t go through all of the […]Read More