Free eBook (with opt-in): Sipping Saltwater: How to Find Lasting Satisfaction in a World of Thirst by Steve Hoppe
The Christian Man Academy: Open for Enrollment – Here’s an interesting project by Dr. David Murray for men!
The Dating Games: An Online War Against True Love by Marshall Segal. If you use online dating services, read this article to grow in wisdom and guard your heart.
Not all news I hear coming out of Wheaton encourages me, but this piece of history does: Wheaton College And The Underground Railroad
The Beauty of a Transformed Life: The Story of Jackie Hill Perry. This 5-part radio series is almost a year old, but I recently shared the Spanish version on my Spanish blog and thought I’d share the English version here. You’ll be equipped and encouraged.
Two Pastors’ Advice on Pastoral Visits to the Grieving. By two of my pastors!
When Being a Christian Isn’t Decent Anymore by Denny Burk. This is an article we increasingly need as this world hates Christ and His followers more and more.
How to Love Opioid Addicts in Your Community—and Church by Donnie Griggs. I’ve heard the opioid crisis is this generation’s AIDS. Here’s a helpful article for believers.
10 Things You Should Know about Slavery in the Bible by Sam Storms
We should acknowledge right from the start that the terminology of “slave” and “master” is highly offensive. And the reason is that our concept of “slavery” today is quite different from what existed, for example, in the time of Paul when he wrote Colossians 3:22-4:1. So let’s proceed carefully as we try to understand what the Bible actually says about this controversial topic. Needless to say, this is far from an exhaustive treatment. But I hope these ten observations will help.
3 Great Untruths and How to Counter Them by Andrew Wolgemuth
- Untruth of Fragility: What doesn’t kill you makes you weaker (retreat from hardship and difference)
- Untruth of Emotional Reasoning: Always trust your feelings (emotional intuition trumps reason and truth)
- Untruth of Us versus Them: Life is a battle between good people and bad people (I am good; they are bad)
The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir – Psalm 34 (video). I love this song and this rendition!