Randy Alcorn's Blog: desiring god

Walking through Depression: God Is With You

By Randy Alcorn | April 21, 2014
I have known depression first-hand at different times in my life. Several years ago, for no apparent reason, a cloud of depression descended on me. 

How to Fight Modern-Day Slavery

By Randy Alcorn | May 20, 2013
The problem of human slavery, with at least 30 million known victims in the world today, is a staggering one. 

Appreciating Men but Glorifying God Alone

By Randy Alcorn | February 16, 2011
I think it’s fine and appropriate to quote from Christian speakers and authors we have benefited from. But while gratefully acknowledging I have benefited from these men and women, I do not put them on a pedestal.

Desiring God 2010 National Conference

By Randy Alcorn | October 4, 2010
As I shared with those on Facebook, Nanci and I had an amazing few days at the Desiring God conference in Minneapolis. Francis Chan's message on Saturday night was anointed by God.