Breaking the stick

As a boy, I attended a strict English parochial school where the teachers were free to use corporal punishment. One year, my classroom received a new blackboard

There's a purpose for pain

When my children were young, I tried spanking as a form of discipline. My oldest was a thick kid, and when I swatted him on the bum, he’d often walk away announcing

Incompatible with the new you

Have you ever watched a potato sack race? Kids stick both feet inside a sack and try to race to the finish line. Instead, they usually topple over in clumps.

Ditching deterrents

If you’ve studied the ancient Olympics, then you know they didn’t spend a lot of money on sports attire. Instead, the athletes stripped down and competed...

We've got this

At the finish line of a race, there’s usually tape on either side of the final corridor. Behind this tape the spectators stand and cheer as the runners near the finish line.

Run the better race

Can you imagine showing up to run a marathon and being told it’s a free-for-all? You just run in whatever direction you choose, and after 26 miles you’re done

Locating promises

Why does a life of faith work out for some and not for others? Some through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, and gained what

Divine eyesight

Faith is seeing the invisible, believing it, and living as though it’s true. But how do we see the invisible? God has to reveal it to us. It’s been this way since

Feeling flat in faith

Hebrews 11 is called the “Hall of Faith” because it can read like a long list of peak performers. If we feel inadequate alongside these men and women

The one way to please God

There was a gentleman at my friend’s church who loved to serve. He’d been a part of this church for years—attending all the Bible studies, men’s groups, and various events

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About Telling the Truth

Telling the Truth is an international on-air and online media ministry that distributes the teaching content of three uniquely-gifted Bible teachers—Stuart and Jill Briscoe, and their son, Pete Briscoe—to help people know Christ and experience Life in all its fullness.

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Brookfield, WI 53005
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