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Sovereign Grace Churches Day of Prayer for Healthcare Professionals

The Bible is sufficient for all of life, at all times, even in the midst of a global pandemic. God is good to tell us what to do in tribulation, like the COVID-19 pandemic we are all walking through together. God tells us in Romans 12 to “Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be ...

Tears May Tarry for Now

On March 29, 2020, Desiring God posted an article written by Carolyn Mahaney entitled, “Tears May Tarry For Now: Trusting God in Times to Weep.” Carolyn’s article is not only timely, but is also filled with biblical truth that stirs hope and deepens faith. To stir your interest, here is a quote from Carolyn’s article: ...

A Letter of Appreciation to Sovereign Grace Pastors

Dear brothers, I’m writing to thank you for the many ways you are laboring in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic to pastor, lead, and care for the members of your church. In God’s good sovereignty, He uses pandemics to reveal many things. As I hear about the ways that you are responding to the ...

To Stream, or Not to Stream: Considering Sundays in Seclusion

It’s become clear over the past couple of weeks that the COVID-19 pandemic would leave nothing in our lives untouched—including our Sunday gatherings. Since our pastoral team’s decision to live-stream a time of singing and teaching for our church, I’ve heard concerns about this practice from both friends and at least one well-known podcast. As ...

Songs to Sing in a Pandemic

As we follow the guidelines being set forward by officials to practice social distancing, it may leave more time than you typically have either alone or with your family. Consider filling some of that time with songs about Christ. Bob Kauflin shared this blog post on his church’s website about Songs to Sing in a Pandemic. ...

Sovereign Grace Churches Day of Prayer for the COVID-19 Pandemic

One of the ways that Scripture calls us to respond to trouble, like the COVID-19 pandemic, is to pray knowing that God will answer our prayers. David writes in Psalm 20, “May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble! May the name of the God of Jacob protect you! May he send you ...

Praying for the Nations

Each month, Sovereign Grace sends out an Emerging Nations email that details some of the opportunities before us in nations outside of the United States. It is a wonderful expression of global partnership in the gospel–though thousands of miles from each other, we serve the same God! And regardless of where we find ourselves in ...

Mission Video: A Neighborhood Church

  Sovereign Grace exists to advance the gospel by planting and strengthening churches throughout the world for the glory of God. For that reason, I’m excited to share with you one of our newest church plants, Sovereign Grace Church in Santa Ana, CA. Planted out of Sovereign Grace Church in Orange, CA, this small church ...

With These Words Book Review

After dinner a few weeks ago, my wife graciously and privately pointed out that I tend to quickly devour my food without engaging the family as much as I should during the meal. I immediately replied by reminding her of the specific questions I asked the kids during dinner that night. I also described other ...