Woodlawn: Friday Night Lights to Sunday Morning Pews

This is an excerpt from a blog by Christopher Peters on October 23, 2015. Peters has served for six years as the founding pastor of Cross Creek Church (PCA), which meets in Hoover, a suburb of Birmingham, Alabama. He previously worked in campus ministry at St. Louis University and on the pastoral staff of Covenant Presbyterian Church in Homewood, […]

New Commentary on 1 Corinthians by Stephen Um

Pastor Stephen Um of City Life Presbyterian in Boston is coming out with a new commentary on 1 Corinthians. This new Crossway series of commentaries is called Preaching the Word and it is headed by R. Kent Hughes. This set of commentaries cover almost every book of the New Testament and many of the Old Testament. The commentary of […]

Why Do Cities AND Rural Areas Matter?

From Matt Smethurst at The Gospel Coalition: “Since our world is becoming more urban, there is an undeniably strategic need for healthy gospel churches in cities,” observes [Stephen] Um, pastor of Citylife Presbyterian Church in Boston and co-author of Why Cities Matter: To God, the Culture, and the Church [interview]. Nevertheless, he insists, just because cities matter does […]

The Blessed Burden of Next Door Neighbors

Over the past 10 months I’ve lived in three different apartments. Having left our home of 7 years—our first big purchase as newly-weds and the home we began our family in—my wife and I schlepped our two children from apartment to apartment, finally settling in a quaint neighborhood where we hope to plant deep roots. […]

TGCNE Leadership Summit: Panel Discussion on “Contextualized Ministry in New England”

Listen in as four New England pastors discuss contextualized ministry in their own local contexts. What are the unique challenges of New England ministry? What evidences of God’s grace have they witnessed in their ministries? Hear from… Steven Chin (Boston, MA) Matt Kruse (Malden, MA) Todd Murphy (Providence, RI) Stephen Witmer (Pepperell, MA) Justin Ruddy (Boston, […]

New England: The Least “Bible-Minded” Region

A recent study by the Barna Group will be of interest to Christians living and ministering in New England. The study claims to identify “America’s Most (and Least) Bible-Minded Cities” on the basis of nearly 43,000 interviews and the “analysis of Bible trends.” Bible-minded individuals were identified as those “who report reading the Bible in […]

Why Cities Matter – Read the Endorsements

On March 31, 2013, Crossway will publish Stephen Um and Justin Buzzard’s Why Cities Matter: To God, the Culture, and the Church (foreword by Timothy Keller). In the coming months, we’ll be highlighting some of the material and content associated with the book. Today, we’re happy to unveil the endorsements in hopes that they will give you […]

Old Testament

  • Daniel
  • Hosea
  • Joel
  • Amos
  • Obadiah
  • Jonah
  • Micah
  • Nahum
  • Habakkuk
  • Zephaniah
  • Haggai
  • Zechariah
  • Malachi

New Testament