A La Carte (June 18)
Grace and peacefulness to you from The almighty our Father as well as the Lord Jesus Christ.
I think you’ ll enjoy reading Kristin’ s memories of Finn.
Christians, Beware the particular Blame Game
Carl Trueman comes through along with another solid line here. “ The particular church’s exile through mainstream culture will probably be hard, but the Bible makes it clear that will she wins in the end. The gates associated with hell shall not prevail against the girl. That is the source of our own hope at this time, and so it is pastorally wicked and theologically irresponsible for Christians to obscure this reality with endless complaints about ‘ the church’s’ past behavior and present inadequacies. ”
Christ, Our Strength within Suffering
Jared Wilson says, “ To experience, with Christ, is really a vastly superior life to never suffering without having him. ”
Religion because “Communal Solidarity” or “Personal Identity”?
Gene Veith considers the variation between religion since communal solidarity (as it used to be) and religion because personal identity (as it so often is today).
Norton Hall Music group (Video)
SBTS’ s Norton Hall Band has been releasing a series of new recordings of classic hymns and all of them are worth listening to.
A Disaster in London: What’s the Christian to Do?
Jude St John lives and pastors near the spot of an appalling tragedy in London (Ontario). This individual reflects on it regarding TGC Canada. “ Huddled piles of flowers have replaced the huddled masses of mourners that compensated homage: their currency primarily being tremendous grief, shock, and anger. This is the location exactly where three generations of the Muslim Canadian family were attacked leaving four family members lifeless and a nine-year-old kid orphaned and in a healthcare facility. ”
Flashback: Not Stressing ≠ Not Nurturing
When God forbids be concerned, why do we all still spend a lot time doing it? When God warns us against anxiety, exactly why we do we still find ourselves racked with fearfulness as we consider what we’ve done and are doing and will perform? Why do we all waste days plus squander nights within the joyless captivity associated with worry?