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Kevin DeYoung offers a few of the marks that distinguish a quarrelsome individual. Additionally, don’t be a quarrelsome individual.
You’ll get pleasure from this Father’s Day reflection. “Earlier than the carpenter’s sawdust disregarded, earlier than the wooden glue dried, earlier than the grout hardened, the man I married needed to be taught a brand new talent, the pregnant husband commerce. Married 4 brief months when the infant check promised greater than a case of the flu, we checked out each other in shock.”
Sam Storms: “After I say that ‘we’ stink at evangelism, I’m not speaking about all of you. A few of you, I hope lots of you, excel at sharing your religion with non-Christians. However most of us don’t. It might sound offensive, however let’s be trustworthy: we stink at evangelism. At the very least I do. However I don’t need to.”
This video explains the good enterprise mannequin Costco makes use of to get you to spend extra money.
It truly is. Right here’s Stacey Reaoch: “I’m not complaining about our stage of life. It’s filled to the brim with mostly good things. I love having teens and a pre-teen and a five-year-old (who daily reminds us to laugh). But I’m realizing that as we embrace our life in all its fullness, the marriage relationship is often the first thing squeezed out.”
Do you treasure the Trinity? “The key to a thriving soul is to not keep away from considering deeply about God, however at an much more intimate stage to grasp the character of God. We will need to have eyes to see that on the root of our cussed sins is a view of God that simply doesn’t go excessive sufficient – that isn’t lovely sufficient. In brief, it isn’t Trinitarian sufficient.”
James Faris: “Last month, my extended family and I sat with my dying grandmother over her final days. In the waning hours of her life, we reflected on the various blessings the Lord gives by allowing saints to live long lives. Growing old is really hard, but there are unique benefits that come to the friends and family of those who age well in Jesus Christ. Here are a few of the blessings we counted together…”
It’s good to set targets and a pleasure to realize them. However hazard comes when an excessive amount of of our effort has gone into gaining success and too little into gaining sanctification.
The reality is that there are things like Christian tears, and too few of us ever weep them. —John Stott