Beyond hope

Did you ever read something in a book or hear a promise in an infomercial and think, Yeah, that could be true. Maybe it is. Oh, I HOPE it’s true.

Taking a beating?

I’ve been marching almost my entire life… that is, until I learned how to dance. Marching is slavery. It’s adhering and imitating and fitting in

Why? Because

Learning to dance seems so unnatural at first. That evening I first stepped onto the honky-tonk dance floor in Fort Worth, I was so, so self-conscious.

Following your heart

Sometimes, I wonder if we have a full understanding of the insidious life-sucking nature of spiritual marching. In most cases, it looks so darn good...

Calling it quits

Marching has its purposes in the military and in bands, but in Christianity, it can kill you. It kills your joy, it kills your energy, and it kills your passion for Jesus

Pain: The divine invitation to dance

I marched our church right into 2007. Then we got caught in a crossfire of our own making, as our congregation faced its inner turmoil.

Marching to the wrong drummers

When I went to Dallas to pastor, I was a diligent marcher and I was good at it. When we arrived, the church was already marching. You could call it a family-oriented march.

Can you hear the music?

I want to invite you to a dance. I know that’s not normal. But dancing isn’t normal either. I mean, why would someone leave the predictable security of life...


Nate should have been playing on the school’s sports teams. He was the best athlete in our high school, but some of his choices disqualified him. So instead

Reaching downward

Thirty-some years ago, while on a mission trip in the Philippines with my basketball team, I was given a visual lesson in loving those I considered to be social strata

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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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