Right this moment’s Kindle offers embrace a number of books, amongst them John Stott’s wonderful “commentary-devotionals” on Romans.
(Yesterday on the weblog: 7 New and Notable Books for December)
Yearly Jeremy Howard writes up an inventory of the most effective Christian music of the previous 12 months. Yearly I hyperlink to it (though I disagree with a good bit of it).
The NY Instances did some investigative reporting, and what they discovered is startling.
John Piper solutions the query. Whereas I admire lots of his factors about photographs of God in worship and in cathedrals, I’d have appreciated somewhat extra on the problems as they pertain to child Jesus. Nonetheless, right here’s his view on nativity units.
Right here’s the case for not calling for bans of offensive materials, however as an alternative reacting privately in response to conscience.
Don’t miss the evangelistic alternatives which will come over the vacation season! “Christmas is an incredible time of the year. People give more, they grieve more, they sing more, they eat more and spend more time with family. And I have found that Christians in particular become more evangelistic. I know this because I get more prayer requests and get asked for advice more around the holidays.”
In its personal means, a foolish viral problem is exhibiting that women and men are completely different.
That is great stuff from Abigail Dodds. “To raise humble, confident, steely-spined, God-fearing, Christ-adoring, Word-loving daughters is impossible—except that it’s absolutely not. It’s exactly the sort of thing God is known for and we should anticipate from him by faith.”
God calls each baby of all ages to point out honor to our mother and father, to refuse to dishonor our mother and father. He calls us to honor them because the outflow of honoring him…In what methods is God calling you to point out honor to your mother and father?