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Resources by Kevin DeYoung

For the Olive Tree Bible App

The Gospel as Center: Renewing Our Faith and Reforming Our Ministry Practices

The Gospel as Center: Renewing Our Faith and Reforming Our Ministry Practices

by J. Ligon Duncan, Kevin DeYoung, D. A. Carson, Timothy J. Keller, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, Sam Storms, Timothy Keller, Tim Savage, Andrew Davis, Philip Graham Ryken, Bryan Chapell, Reddit AndrewsIII, Richard D. Phillips, Mike Bullmore, Stephe Um, Stephen Um, Step Um, Colin S. Smith, Ste Um and Sto

The church is reeling because of the relativistic mindset of our world. Up until a generation ago, most adults had similar moral intuitions whether they were believers or not, and the core of protestant orthodoxy was still intact. Yet, in the wake of postmodernity and secularism, all that has changed.Convinced that gospel-centered ministry is utterly imperat… Read more…

What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission

What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission

by Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert

Social justice and mission are hot topics today: there's a wonderful resurgence of motivated Christians passionate about spreading the gospel and caring for the needs of others. But in our zeal to get sharing and serving, many are unclear on gospel and mission. Yes, we are called to spend ourselves for the sake of others, but what is the church’s uniqu… Read more…

Why Our Church Switched to the ESV

Why Our Church Switched to the ESV

by Kevin DeYoung

A few years into his current pastoral role, Kevin DeYoung was faced with a church that needed to replace its well-worn pew Bibles. DeYoung wrote to his congregation, outlining seven reasons why he preferred the English Standard Version (ESV) and was proposing its adoption. Among his top reasons for switching to the ESV DeYoung noted its essentially literal t… Read more…

His Mission: Jesus in the Gospel of Luke

His Mission: Jesus in the Gospel of Luke

by Kevin DeYoung, D. A. Carson, Kathleen B. Nielson, John Piper, Stephen T. Um, Crawford W. Loritts, J. Gary Millar, Timothy J. Keller, Timothy Keller, Colin S. Smith, Gary Millar and Kathleen Nielson

“But who do you say that I am?”—Jesus (Luke 9:20) In this collection of biblical expositions, eight prominent Bible teachers look to the Gospel of Luke and its unique portrait of our Savior, exploring everything from the nature of Jesus's divine sonship to his rejection by the religious and political rulers of his day. Chapters include: John Piper… Read more…

Compassion without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth

Compassion without Compromise: How the Gospel Frees Us to Love Our Gay Friends Without Losing the Truth

by Kevin DeYoung, Adam T. Barr and Ron Citlau

Loving, Biblical Answers on HomosexualityIn the next year at least one of these things will happen in your life:• A family member will come out of the closet and expect you to be okay with it. • Your elementary-age child's curriculum will discuss LGBT families.• Your company will talk about building a tolerant workplace for LGBT co-workers… Read more…

What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?

What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?

by Kevin DeYoung

In this timely book, award-winning author Kevin DeYoung challenges each of us—the skeptic and the seeker, the certain and the confused—to take a humble look at God’s Word regarding the issue of homosexuality. After examining key biblical passages in both the Old and New Testaments and the Bible’s overarching teaching regarding sexuality, DeYoung resp… Read more…

Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion

Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion

by Kevin DeYoung, Ted Kluck, Kevin L. DeYoung and Ted A. Kluck

This book presents the case for loving the local church.  It paints a picture of the local church in all its biblical and real life guts, gaffes, and glory in an effort to edify local congregations and entice the disaffected back to the fold.  It also provides a solid biblical mandate to love and be part of the body of Christ and counteract the… Read more…

Taking God At His Word: Why the Bible Is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me

Taking God At His Word: Why the Bible Is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me

by Kevin DeYoung

Can we trust the Bible completely? Is it sufficient for our complicated lives? Can we really know what it teaches? With his characteristic wit and clarity, award-winning author Kevin DeYoung has written an accessible introduction to the Bible that answers important questions raised by Christians and non-Christians. This book will help you understand what th… Read more…

Why We're Not Emergent: By Two Guys Who Should Be

Why We're Not Emergent: By Two Guys Who Should Be

by Kevin DeYoung, Ted Kluck, Kevin L. DeYoung and Ted A. Kluck

"You can be young, passionate about Jesus Christ, surrounded by diversity, engaged in a postmodern world, reared in evangelicalism and not be an emergent Christian. In fact, I want to argue that it would be better if you weren't."The Emergent Church is a strong voice in today's Christian community. And they're talking about good thing… Read more…

Acting the Miracle: God's Work and Ours in the Mystery of Sanctification

Acting the Miracle: God's Work and Ours in the Mystery of Sanctification

by Kevin DeYoung, John Piper, David Mathis, Edward T. Welch, Russell D. Moore, Ed Welch, Jarvis Williams and Russell Moore

Sanc?ti?fi?ca?tion  |  noun  |  ?sa?(k)-t?-f?-'ka-sh?n: a big word for the little-by-little progress of the everyday Christian life Fighting sin is not easy. No one ever coasted into greater godliness. Christian growth takes effort. But we are not left alone. God loves to work the miracle of sanctification within us as we struggle for daily progress … Read more…

Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will

Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will

by Kevin DeYoung, Kevin L. DeYoung and Joshua Harris

Why won’t God reveal his special will for my life already?Because he doesn’t intend to... So says Kevin DeYoung in this punchy book about making decisions the godly way. Many of us are listening for the still small voice to tell us what’s next instead of listening to the clear voice in Scripture telling us what’s now. God does have… Read more…

Don't Call It a Comeback (Foreword by D. A. Carson): The Old Faith for a New Day

Don't Call It a Comeback (Foreword by D. A. Carson): The Old Faith for a New Day

by Collin Hansen, Justin Taylor, Kevin DeYoung, Ted Kluck, Tullian Tchividjian, D. A. Carson, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, David Mathis, Andrew David Naselli, Russell D. Moore, Jonathan Leeman, Tim Challies, Greg Gilbert, Owen Strachan, Denny Burk, Jay Harvey, A Naselli, Eric C. Redmond, Russell Moore, Ben Peays, An Naselli, Darr Patrick, R , James L HarveyIII and Peay

Recent cultural interest in evangelicalism has led to considerable confusion about what the term actually means. Many young Christians are tempted to discard the label altogether. But evangelicalism is not merely a political movement in decline or a sociological phenomenon on the rise, as it has sometimes been portrayed. It is, in fact, a helpful theological… Read more…


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