The La Carte (March 24)
Good morning! Grace and peace to you these days.
This particular week’ s specific from Westminster Books is 50% from the excellent new biography of R. Chemical. Sproul, which I examined here.
A Catechism upon Brotherly Kindness
This is an outstanding brief catechism on brotherly kindness. “ Q. What lowers Affection many a time among good men? A. Their affections in many cases are cooled by their different in some points a lot more remote from the vitals of Christianity; or maybe their different ways of expressing the same great truths, and their groundless jealousies and hard censuring of one an additional, because of these differences. Besides, their selfish passions and interfering passions many a time abate their affection to one another. ”
Burdening Ourselves to Dying
Chip Batzig: “ Because the advent of the internet, globalized news has become a localized phenomenon. Information about several event or tragedy that happened on the other hand of the world becomes our news. Exactly what would have taken several months to reach a certain portion of the world now requires seconds. We are a lot more informed than ever, and simultaneously more burned out and outraged than ever. ”
20 Tweet-sized Lessons for the Chairman of the Elders
This is a helpful write-up from Isaac Adams. “ By God’s grace, I’ve experienced the joy associated with serving as the chairman of the elders for the last three years at Capitol Hill Baptist Church. Knowing I was the youngest of the brothers on the elder table (I still am), I knew our wisdom in leading meetings was scant compared to those round the table. That’s the reason why I’ve been using notes on classes I’ve learned since chairman; sometimes, I’ve learned these classes the hard way! ” (See also: eleven Elder Chairman FAQs)
What you need to Know about the Release associated with Pastor James Coates
Pastor James Coates was released from custody a couple of days ago. Wyatt Graham put together a helpful little FAQ to address his arrest plus release.
What We Celebrate on World Down Symptoms Day
Lauren Washer: “ Down syndrome affects me everyday. It affects my choices, my chores, the schedule, even my life insurance policy—you should see the bill that will just arrived. But our son’s impairment has become such a normal part of life which i don’t think about this everyday. He’s just my son, a wonderful addition to our family, and one of the greatest children around. ” (See also: Celebrating Straight down Syndrome? )
The Dialects of Africa (Video)
I am fascinated by languages, so appreciated this video about the many (many! ) languages associated with Africa.
How’s Your Cathedral Brand?
“ For companies attempting to appeal to millenial and younger decades, it’s not so much about what you’re doing with regard to charity, or the actual effectiveness of those initiatives. What matters is that you simply are perceived as doing something. Your brand needs to be associated with philanthropy—so much the better when it’s a innovative cause, such as spheres of social proper rights, eco-conservation, or education and learning. ”
Flashback: The Character from the Christian: Respected by Outsiders
The gospel by itself is at stake within the consistency or hypocrisy of its leaders.
Only one thing can cure the anxiety and fragility we encounter as we try to control our own lives. That certain thing is Christ and him crucified, risen, and arriving again. —Jen Oshman