Weekend Links Documenting Our National Insanity

Science and Technology How is Power Generated State by State        Fascinating graphs and information about trends in the energy sector. Introducing Neom, the 500 billion-dollar, ultra-high tech future megacity of Saudi Arabia     I honestly don’t know what to make of this development. There are things to applaud and things to condemn … More Weekend Links Documenting Our National Insanity

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Weekend Links for the Discerning Reader

Science and Technology How the Origin of Life Points to the Existence of God   Short video discussing origins and unlikelihood of life coming from inorganic materials.  New Tsunami Warning Could Get More People to Safety Politics, Culture, Public Morality, Entertainment A Queer Positive PCA Church    A truly alarming article about the departure from orthodoxy … More Weekend Links for the Discerning Reader

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Pence Controversy; Christianity; Borders and Walls; Prosperity Gospel; John Piper and much more

The Weekend Links Disclaimer: An article in the list below does not mean that the curator (me) agrees with all points or perspectives expressed. It means there is something worth reading and thinking about in the article. Enjoy. The picture above — this doesn’t happen in South Carolina! Christianity, Apologetics, and the Church Nicholas Kristof … More Pence Controversy; Christianity; Borders and Walls; Prosperity Gospel; John Piper and much more

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Farmers Rock; Ruth Ginsburg, Horrible Christian movies; and much more.

Just for Fun Farmers Rock!    My four years in central Illinois gave me a great love and appreciation for farmers. Even though they were finished with me after four years, they will always be in my heart. So it was fun to run across this tonight. For the Eagles fans! Politics and Culture Ruth … More Farmers Rock; Ruth Ginsburg, Horrible Christian movies; and much more.

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Top Links; Church Idols; Electoral College; Border and Sexuality Issues

Christianity, the Church, and Theology Top Ten Biblical Archelogical Discoveries in 2018   This is always a great year end summary and this year is no exception. Of particular importance to me are numbers 5, 6 and 7 because they reveal how trustworthy the Bible is even back to the time of Moses. Good stuff. Three … More Top Links; Church Idols; Electoral College; Border and Sexuality Issues

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Inspiration and Information for the End of one Year and the Beginning of the Next

Politics and Culture The Real Roots of American Rage     Long but worthy article from THE ATLANTIC on both the power and the destructive nature of anger. “The untold story of how anger became the dominant emotion in our politics and personal lives—and what we can do about it.” How the Old Testament Kings Bear … More Inspiration and Information for the End of one Year and the Beginning of the Next

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Weekend Links are Back

Church, Discipleshp and Christian Living Seven Ways to Love Christians Who are Overweight    This is such a needed post. We need to love one another better. Here’s help for one particular group. Why We Need to Bring Back Catechism     We need to give serious consideration about reshaping a modern catachetical approach to Sunday … More Weekend Links are Back

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Learning to Think Outside of Our Tribes

Melancholy with the artist Disclaimer: These weekend links, books and blog reviews do not mean that I agree with all of the content or perspective in any particular link. Their presence here means that I found them either thought provoking, interesting, persuasive, funny, useful, sad, informative, inspiring, and sometimes all of those things. I hope … More Learning to Think Outside of Our Tribes

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N.T. Wright duels with John Piper and Piper Instructs on the Beauty of Heaven, plus

Weekend Links .          I played my first 9 holes of golf in two years. Struck the ball well, putted horribly, scored about average. And in the end came to the realization that I will probably have to give up golf. My back simply can’t take the stress. Life moves on. My … More N.T. Wright duels with John Piper and Piper Instructs on the Beauty of Heaven, plus

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What You Can Do to Empower Dissent to Same-sex Marriage

WEEKEND LINKS These are challenging times for Christians who hold to the authority of Scripture. But that is not without its joys and opportunities. As one of my friends said, “Marty, when it get’s darker, the light always appears brighter.” Amen. Let’s shine all the brighter for Jesus and let’s remember to love everyone, including and … More What You Can Do to Empower Dissent to Same-sex Marriage

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