Gospel Terminus

John Henderson

Gospel Terminus

The gospel tries to guide us somewhere in life with God and one another. There is a particular posture of the soul God has in mind for us—a certain end point to which He uses the gospel to lead. Sometimes we can stop short of this terminus. Continue reading

7 Truths for a Christ-Centered Marriage

John Henderson

Marriage Mini-Series - 7 Truths for a Christ-Centered Marriage

You’re reading the first of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by John Henderson: 7 Truths for a Christ-Centered Marriage. Continue reading

On Equipping the Saints for Counseling Ministry

John Henderson

Equipping Series - On Equipping the Saints for Counseling Ministry

Several years into this cascade, I was studying through Ephesians and the passage from chapter 4 hit me like a freight train. In the face of this incredibly clear passage I had to admit that I was laboring in the opposite direction to God’s design and purpose. I was dominating the work of service, intentionally or not, and the saints were left on the outside. The body of Christ was not being built up because the very means God had given for the construction had been short-circuited. Beyond the practical problems I cited earlier, I had to come to terms with the fact that I was neglecting a huge and vital task God had clearly assigned. Continue reading

Gospel Terminus

John Henderson

The Biblical Basis “It is a trustworthy statement, deserving full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, among whom I am foremost of all. Yet for this reason I found mercy, so that in me as … Continue reading