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Should a Christian consume alcohol? Is a matter of conscience? A matter of principle? Or a clearly defined issue that should result in all Christians abstaining from alcohol? This week, Pastor Mark address this question from one of our readers -...

What does it mean to keep the Sabbath? Should Christians keep the Sabbath? And if so, why? This week, Pastor Mark answers a question from one of the readers of MarkDriscoll.org who sent in a new question - all the way...

From Mario Brothers to Minecraft, generations have been immersed and often addicted to video games. But many would argue that video games are a sin. So, should a Christian play video games? In this week’s newsletter, Pastor Mark addresses one of our...

How are you feeling after the Independence Day Weekend? Inbox packed, busy getting back to work? Thanks for joining us for the Mark Driscoll Ministries newsletter, to learn about the latest news is about free sermons, podcasts, eBooks, and other resources...

Thanks to all who continue to send in questions to hello@markdriscoll.org. Each week, Pastor Mark takes one of your questions and provides a simple, concise answer from the Bible, in the hopes that you’ll have intensely practical and applicable answers...

Happy Father’s Day from Pastor Mark! Thanks for your prayers and support, and in particular to those who have been gracious enough to give to support Mark Driscoll Ministries financially. If you’ve been blessed by the content provided through this ministry,...

As school wraps up and summer draws near, vacations are just around the corner. A family vacation can be a great gift, or feel like a painful calamity. Pastor Mark shares some practical examples from the Driscoll family's experience, including some...

The sometimes heated debate over education opportunities need not be. Pastor Mark answers a question from one of our readers named Joe, who asks about which schooling choice is best for his children. Pastor Mark examines the history and influence of...

More than we know, we're blessed live in a day  of numerous accessible and available Bible translations. Rather than being good gifts to enjoy, having a favorite version can often be a source of tension and arguments within churches. This week,...

Each week, Pastor Mark answers questions sent in from readers, in the hopes that it will provide practical help to those in need, and be a resource to other pastors who answer similar questions. In this week's video, Pastor Mark addresses...

Are eating disorders a sin, or a disease? This week, Pastor Mark discusses the pressure from media and culture that causes concerns over body image that lead to anorexia. By exploring various frameworks for how to interpret Scripture, we can learn...