Russ Ramsey

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Why I Wrote The Advent of the Lamb of God

I wrote The Advent of the Lamb of God to hide Scripture in the heart by way of the imagination. Back...

The Retelling the Story Release Concert, Told in Pictures

On July 23, 2018, we held a special concert to celebrate the release of my new books with InterVarsity Press,...

The Importance of Story in a Biblically Illiterate Age

I’ve been a pastor close to 20 years, and one thing I see is that we’re a Biblically illiterate generation....

Graduation Blessing for a Firstborn Son

(Presented here with the permission and blessing of my son.) Son, you have given us so many firsts. The first...

Work as Vapor, Sermon, Sermon, Russ Ramsey, 02-18-18

Before I say a word, I want to put before you a ministry founded by Christ Pres, which has everything...

Pray Without Ceasing: Sermon from 12-31-17

Pray Without Ceasing: Sermon from 12-31-17

1 THESSALONIANS 5:16-18 (ESV) Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of...

Monster in the Dark – A Chapter about Depression

[The following essay is chapter 9 in my book, Struck: One Christian’s Reflections on Encountering Death, InterVarsity Press, 2017. This...

Message in a Bottle – Living by Scripture Alone

This past Sunday I had the opportunity to preach at my home church, Christ Presbyterian Church in Nashville Tennessee, on...

Your Father in Heaven is Good – Sermon Video

On June 18, 2017 I preached at my home church, Christ Presbyterian Church. It was Father’s Day, and providentially, our...

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