Forgive me if I flooded your email inbox this month with lots of random posts! I’m transferring some old content onto this blog as well as gearing up to promote my book with new content that I don’t want sent to subscribers individually.
(Also, there is still time to join the launch team for my book When Prayer Is a Struggle!)
For those interested in my book launch, there will be an in-person event at The Orchard EFC in Arlington Heights, IL (my home church) to launch the book on August 8th. More details to come.
Cross-Points.org has a good roundup of free Christian books for this month. I already jumped on the Beale Logos deal.
On Masks, Vaccines, and Church Unity by Adam Parker. A very important challenge as some places in the world are opening up post-COVID. (Although not every country can do that yet. Pray for India in particular.)
Why Pronouns Matter… A Lot by Greg Koukl. Must read for all who love God’s beautiful design for gender in our gender-confused world.
Justin Taylor shared about a new service with promising potential: The Most Effective Technology on the Planet to Block Pornography. I use and recommend Covenant Eyes and hadn’t heard of this new service, but I’m thankful for those who thought through these ideas.
7 Reasons You Can Trust the Bible. A short, but helpful reminder!
Our Cultural Engagement Needs More Heaven by Samuel James
4 Traits to Seek in a Spouse. Helpful advice from my friend David Qaoud.
Leader, You Own Your Calendar. Another friend, Bill Pence, has practical advice on managing our calendars.
For fellow baseball (movie) fans, you may enjoy this Documentary on the movie The Sandlot that I came across. You’re killin’ me, Smalls!
Responding to an Active Shooting – Free Video Course on MinistryGrid by Dale Brooks (you need to sign up for a free account). Sadly, this a needed resource for church staff/security.
How Did Bubonic Plague (Black Death) Actually End? A helpful video as we pray for the end of a different pandemic.