Instant gratification

Many years ago, I was a pastor who hadn’t gotten to grace yet. I’m not the only one—many believers, pastors included, haven’t experienced God’s grace. And yet in His grace

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A woman on a bus was reading M. Scott Peck’s The Road Less Traveled, and a fellow traveler looked over and asked, “What’s it about?”

A little bit of manure

My first years of life were spent in England at a place called Capernwray Hall. We had livestock and gardens, and one day, to my horror, they put cow poop on my vegetables.

Pain trains

Many of our brothers and sisters in Christ have lost their earthly lives due to their faith. This gruesome suffering leaves us questioning God: How could You

A little pain, a little gain

It was a three-day weekend, and my bags were waiting by the front door. I was daydreaming about skiing the white fluffy stuff with my friends, when the phone rang

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

The cure for distraction and depletion

A basketball coach once taught me the secret to shooting free throws—fix my eyes on the hook at the front of the rim. He trained me to practice my routine

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...

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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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