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Should Christian Singles Date?

Mark Driscoll Ministries helps people learn the Bible, and helps leaders teach the Bible – and the primary way is through giving away free resources to Christian leaders and believers. This weekly newsletter is to that end, answering practical questions from readers on important topics from the Bible. This week’s question: The cultural norm for […]

Does the Bible Teach That Jesus is the Only God?

“No one has ever seen God; the only God, who is at the Father’s side, he has made him known.” John 1:18 John 1:1–18 is often referred to as the Gospel of John’s prologue, his introductory remarks that set up the entirety of his letter. D. A. Carson put it this way, it’s a “foyer […]

What’s your view of baptism?

This week’s question is from a reader named Robert in Kentucky. “Pastor Mark, what’s your view of baptism?” While baptism is a ‘closed handed’ in that all Christians should be baptized, other elements remain ‘open-handed’ like who should be baptized, and how they should be baptized. In this week’s newsletter, Pastor Mark explores this topic […]

7 reasons why sports are good for kids

I don’t know how my mom and dad did it. I was the oldest of five kids. We all played sports. I played regular season and tournament baseball during all my years growing up, and in various seasons I also played soccer, football, and basketball (which I was no good at). My two brothers and […]

9/11 and Our Longing for Jesus

Like anyone who is old enough to remember September 11th, it is a day that is forever imprinted in our minds, although it was now fifteen years ago. Pastor Mark shares about how the tragedy of terror and loss of September 11th leads us can lead us to hope as we examine the events of […]

7 Tips for Better Bible Study

When tempted by the devil to turn stones into bread after a 40-day fast in the wilderness, Jesus responded by saying simply and profoundly, “Man does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God” (Matthew 4:4). Paul, when writing to his protégé, Timothy, writes that, “All Scripture […]

Should the virgin gal marry the non-virgin guy?

This week’s question: Should the virgin gal marry the non-virgin guy? For couples who are preparing for marriage but have a differing past with regard to sexual history, how should they approach this topic Biblically? For more on the topic, watch the video, and check out Pastor Mark’s recommended reading on sex and sexuality. The Latest from […]

One Example of Why Bible Teaching Matters 

Five days a week, we send out Daily Devotions to those who sign up [SIGN UP HERE]. Our prayer is that people will be loved and served through the Bible teaching we give away. Sometimes, people send us an email back letting us know how the Lord used the Bible teaching in their life. We really […]

Can Prayer Really Move a Mountain?

Truly, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and thrown into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he says will come to pass, it will be done for him. Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask in prayer, believe that you have received […]

Does God require all Christians to tithe?

Each week, Pastor Mark addresses one of the questions sent in from the readers of the Mark Driscoll Ministries newsletter. Thanks to all who continue to send in their questions from all around the world – you can send in your question to hello@markdriscoll.org. This week’s question: Does God require all Christians to tithe? If […]

What Does the Bible Say About Polygamy?

Each week, Pastor Mark addresses one of the questions sent in from the readers of the Mark Driscoll Ministries newsletter. Thanks to all who continue to send in their questions from all around the world – you can send in your question to hello@markdriscoll.org. This week’s question: What does the Bible say about polygamy? In […]