In my short note at the start of my last batch of links, I said I thought I was over being sick. The day that posted, I went to the hospital with pneumonia and stayed a couple of days! Thank God I’m 100% now. Since my release, my grandpa has gone to be with the Lord. Will you please pray for my family during this time?
Cross-Points Publishing is celebrating the release of Knowing the Holy Spirit: Ten Classic Sermons by Charles Spurgeon available for Kindle and in paperback. (Heads up: If you buy the paperback, the Amazon Matchbook program gives you the Kindle version for free.) Check out the foreword to the book by my friend Clay Kraby.
Famous Last Words – My sermon on 2 Timothy 1:3–12 at Christian Fellowship Church in Roscoe Village of Chicago.
What does it mean to preach Christ? Here’s an interview I did with my pastor, Colin Smith, who has taught me so much about preaching and Biblical theology.
Should I Use the Sinner’s Prayer in Evangelism? A helpful response from Michael Riccardi of the Master’s Seminary.
From Do-Gooders to Do-Badders. Ray Galea comments on how Christians now are seen as morally backward by many in the world.
How to Survive Our Cause-Saturated World by Chris Horst
Saved by Grace But Entertained Sin by Tim Elmore
The 7 Most Dangerous Words in Evangelism by Aaron Wilson
“Now all you have to do…”
David Powlison: AntiPsalm 23 vs. Psalm 23 Sometimes it’s helpful seeing the opposite of what Scripture says to understand how great our Lord is. Here’s a sneak peek:
“I’m on my own. No one looks out for me or protects me. I experience a continual sense of need. Nothing’s quite right. I’m always restless. I’m easily frustrated and often disappointed. It’s a jungle — I feel overwhelmed. It’s a desert — I’m thirsty.”