To The Next Generation of Pastors: Follow Jesus in His Humility and Suffering

A new book entitled For The Fame of God’s Name  has a compilation of essays in honor of John Piper’s ministry and teaching from Crossway Books.  In it Ray Ortlund wrote an essay entitled “The Pastor as Worshiper”.   The 9 Marks Blog posted the conclusion of his essay, and I wanted to share it with […]

Ray Ortlund: The Gospel-Centered Church


Ray Ortlund, pastor of Immanuel Church in Nashville, TN, explains what it means to be a gospel-centered church: A gospel-centered church holds together two things.  One, a gospel-centered church preaches a bold message of grace — so bold that it becomes the end of the law for all who believe.  Not our performance but Christ’s […]