As we speak’s Kindle offers embody a handful of books, together with one good one by R.C. Sproul.
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That is essential: “It can be tempting to view any display of disunity as divisive. But we would do good to remember that the Bible places the blame for divisions on the ones bringing in the false doctrine, not on those who call it out.”
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“What does it mean to bear on our bodies the marks of living in this world, to experience all that life and God will give and throw at us, and to not blame the sleeplessness or stretch marks on being a mother—or to find pride in them either because they birthed live children? To not blame the creaks and groans on laziness or lack or time. To not see ourselves as a victim of some perverse injustice, but to simply say to the body that holds us today and to the God who made it: ‘Thank you’ and also ‘This hurts’?”
I respect Peter’s phrases of knowledge for younger pastors. “Sunday-by Sunday as you teach or preach (and counsel, and converse, and pray, and lead), you plant and water, plant and water. You sow the seed of God’s word in the lives of people, planting precious truths in their hearts, and you water by reviewing those truths and teaching supporting truths.”
Whereas I respect a lot of what Slack presents, I additionally suppose it has not lived as much as lots of its guarantees. Nonetheless, this can be over-stating it somewhat: “Technology advances usually supplant what has come before but Slack hasn’t, it’s just doubled the pain.”
Don’t get too excited or too dismayed by one other use of “diversity.” I believe Brad Hambrick makes a legitimate level right here. “There is a tendency in both business and church life to fill decision making tables with powerful people who ‘get things done.’ The result can be that even with ethnic and gender diversity, there can still be a nearly exclusive extroverted decision-making team. This will come with all the strengths and weaknesses that accompany extroversion.” Variety of persona issues.
Here’s a very transient historical past of South Africa, and the important thing position a shipwreck performed in its founding—a shipwreck which will quickly be discovered.
Each day, we’re all constructing the home we’ll reside in when previous age comes. A few of us are constructing a fantastic palace. Some are constructing a darkish jail. What are you constructing?
Sanctification is the method of studying growing dependence, not autonomy. —Jen Wilkin