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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The Spontaneous Prayer: How We Learn to Pray

I am currently taking our church leaders (we call them elders) through a study on the biblical concept of an elder’s roles and duties. This morning we met at 6:15 for prayer and study, working through the last pages of lesson 3 in the Biblical Eldership Mentor’s Guide by Alexander Strauch and Richard Swartley. It … More The Spontaneous Prayer: How We Learn to Pray

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Raising Children in Dangerous Places

“There is no more dangerous place to raise children in the world than the United States.”  —-Marco Silva, paraphrasing John Piper and interpreting Jesus Content Strategist at DesiringGod.com September 3, 2017 I completely agree. But why? Is it because . . . we lead the world in school shootings, or because our health care system is … More Raising Children in Dangerous Places

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Gratitude is Great but . . .

This: “. . . in Hebrews 11 we find the saints of the Old Testament commended again and again because their obedience was motivated by faith. ‘By faith’ Abraham ‘obeyed’ (11:8); ‘by faith’ Noah ‘prepared an ark’ (11:7); ‘by faith’ Moses ‘left Egypt’ (11:27); ‘by faith’ others ‘performed; acts of rightousness’ (11:33). But we find … More Gratitude is Great but . . .

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