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I’m honored to have the opportunity to share on ‘Abiding Prayer in an Anxious Age’ at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary’s For the Church 2020 Conference. Learn more here.
I enjoyed hearing that The Far Side Comic by Gary Larson is back!
A few good free resources:
- Interpreting and Teaching the Bible – Class with Dr. Danny Akin
- TheGoodBookCo’s free ebook: Money Counts by Graham Benyon
- Logos Free Book of the month: History and Theology in the Fourth Gospel by J. Louis Martin
- Free Faithlife/Logos eBook: Understanding Intelligent Design: Everything You Need to Know in Plain Language by William A. Dembski; Sean McDowell; Josh McDowell
Other great resources:
How Do I Wage War on My Self Pity? I love how John Piper encourages us to hate and kill the sin of self pity just like we would every other sin. That’s an encouragement I need.
Here are reflections on J.I. Packer from one of his teaching assistants. Some great anecdotes in here.
Social Justice 101: 12 Scriptures, 7 Proposals, and 3 Appreciations from What is the Mission of the Church by David Schrock. Here’s a helpful recap of an older Kevin DeYoung/Greg Gilbert book that is relevant for our times.
I’ll make no apologies for double dipping on David Schrock’s blog: A Tragic Irony: What Blacks Lives Matter Means for the Family
The Shortest Summary of Feminism Ever by Tony Payne. This is a helpful cheatsheet of core beliefs of different kinds of feminists.
10 Flavors of Works-Based Salvation by Ed Moore
Dear Death by Nick Harsh.
Search Engines are Not Value Neutral by J.V. Fesko
The New Netflix Kids Series The Baby Sitters Club Features Transgender Child Character.
You probably don’t need a reminder of this, but entertainment is intentionally seeking to develop the worldview of your kids. Are you?
5 Reasons God Prunes Us by Paul Tautges. An older post but always relevant.