Immediately’s Kindle offers embody books new and outdated—even a brand new launch from Kristen Wetherell that appears to be match for the instances.
(Yesterday on the weblog: How To Make the Most of Lockdown (Suggestions from Christians in Italy))
Michael Kruger: “The virus might be curbed when folks embody a spirit of self-sacrifice. A posture of self-denial. We should restrict our journey, restrict our social contact, even restrict our “fun” in order that the virus gained’t unfold. And that requires a worldview that provides us a cause to disclaim ourselves. A cause to think about others. In different phrases, we’d like a worldview that’s about greater than us.” (See additionally A Christian’s Warning and Encouragement from Spain #COVID19, Corona as a Reminder of My King, and Issues I Am Grateful for Throughout the Coronavirus Pandemic.)
This video explains, fairly merely, how the coronavirus works and why it’s so harmful. (See additionally 30 Days That Introduced the World to the Brink of a Melancholy.)
Chances are you’ll get pleasure from this latest interview with John MacArthur.
“It has grow to be a typical trope to argue that Bible calls us to Christlikeness, not biblical manhood and womanhood. It is a class error. It undermines Christlikeness by turning it into one thing summary, gnostic, idealized, even inhuman. It’s additionally antinomian.” This text from 9Marks explains.
“If anyone on the planet should be characterized by truth and integrity, compassion and respect, those of us called of God to spread the Word of Life are the ones.” Isn’t that the reality!
Jared Wilson writes concerning the very current actuality of concern and the way it can drive our lives. “There’s a good sort of cautiousness, the type of knowledge that doesn’t soar in to each state of affairs or make rash choices. After which there’s the sort of cautiousness that has extra to do with managing our personal disobedience. “How disobedient can I be and nonetheless get away with what I need?’ And this comes when the imaginative and prescient of the issues round us is larger than the imaginative and prescient of him who has known as us. The much less Godward you’re looking, the extra afraid you may be.”
Sure issues, like a retailer with 4 aisles devoted to pillows, appear to fade into insignificance at a time like this.
Simply as a tree which is blown by the wind is settled and rooted deeper into the bottom, the approaching of a temptation merely settles the Christian deeper into divine grace. Listed here are eight methods God brings good from temptation.