At this time’s Kindle offers embody a pleasant collection of good reads.
(Yesterday on the weblog: I Love Parenting Youngsters!)
John Piper: “I don’t know all the factors that precipitate such a crisis, or even if, thirty years later, the statistics are still the same. I am no expert on midlife crises. But I do know that was a very hard season of life, and the record of it in my journals is to this day painful to read.” I keep in mind being there for the slightly humorous anecdote with John MacArthur.
“When it comes to Mother’s Day, every mother knows that there is no such thing. It’s just another chance, like all days are, for God to take our breath away with one baby smile. For Him to whisper His love and care for us through the tiniest moments that have nothing to do with breakfast in bed or spa days or gift cards.”
Final week, Albert Mohler answered listener-submitted questions protecting a large a variety of subjects from theology, parenting, ethics, ministry, and extra. He coated a number of points associated to girls within the SBC.
“What would you say if a Christian pal claimed God had informed him to marry an immoral girl? To say the least, you’d have reservations, proper? You’d most likely inform him what the Bible says about being “unequally yoked” and warn him of the risks of missionary courting.”
It’s so necessary to face sexual sin and to deal with it correctly. “With out query, sexual sin have to be addressed and handled within the physique of Christ. If we don’t lovingly and firmly face our impurities, our lack of self-discipline will most definitely result in catastrophe.”
“Jesus’ promise of eternal life isn’t a denial of or a distraction from the beauty or the pain of life in this world; rather, it’s a direct response to the mixture of joy and sorrow that always marks our experience in this world. And this promise has the power to transform how we enjoy our lives now as we wait for the life to come.”
Jared Wilson tells us what the Bible says about itself in every guide of the Bible.
I see no clear path to having fun with all the advantages of the smartphone with out additionally bearing the price of all its drawbacks. I really like my cellphone after I personal it; I hate my cellphone when it owns me. And I simply haven’t discovered but methods to be the one who stays in cost.
Miracles do nothing for many who would not have the religious eyes to see them. —Jared Wilson