It has been a little bit of a gradual week for Kindle offers, however there are a minimum of just a few to take a look at at present.
Logos customers will wish to take a look at this NICOT/NICNT sale. It’s a fantastic sequence to have!
(Yesterday on the weblog: It’s Time To Break Free From the Algorithm-Pushed Life)
I recognize this French Evangelical’s ideas on the burning of Notre Dame. “As a French Evangelical Protestant, I hardly attach any spiritual meaning to a cathedral—even my beloved Notre Dame.” Additionally see:
- The Burning of Notre Dame by Eric Davis
- Why Notre-Dame Was a Tinderbox by the New York Occasions
- Historical past Burning Earlier than Our Eyes: The Tragedy of Notre Dame and the Soul of Trendy France by Al Mohler
Erik Raymond: “I remember as a new Christian looking around during Communion and wondering what everyone was doing. Everyone looked like they were doing something. I didn’t know. Because of this, I’m always happy to answer the question when asked, ‘What should I think about during the Lord’s Supper?’”
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Phrases fail on the sheer stupidity of this. Slate studies, “A study published in the journal Neuropsychologia has shown that religious fundamentalism is, in part, the result of a functional impairment in a brain region known as the prefrontal cortex.” Such spiritual fundamentalism is, “an ideology that emphasizes traditional religious texts and rituals and discourages progressive thinking about religion and social issues.”
Each expertise has advantages and disadvantages–even PowerPoint. Right here’s how one PowerPoint slide contributed to the deaths of seven folks.
The theological geeks will likely be fairly enthusiastic about this new software for educating textual criticism to English audio system.
I like this method from J.A. Medders. “It’s that time of year when you hear preachers say, ‘The Devil thought he won on Friday, but he didn’t know about Sunday!’ It preaches well. But I don’t think it’s true.”
“The devil is a liar. Since the beginning, lies have been his stock and trade, his most valuable weapon against God’s children. So effective are his lies that the world and our hearts sing harmony to his melody.” A lot of his most compelling lies are about intercourse.
So what’s the argument for persevering with to make use of a printed Bible? It lets you depart behind a tangible hyperlink to your religion. When you will have run your race and acquired your reward, your Bible will stay on as a sworn statement to your pursuits, to your character, and finally, to your Christian career.
Religion is being happy with all that God is for us in Christ. —John Piper