Devotional Acts: Paul Carter, guest blogging for Tim Challies gives a great idea for putting value into old Bibles. Theology: The Atlantic has an interview with Pastor Tim Keller of New York’s Redeemer Presbyterian. Economics: Canada has a surprise rise in its unemployment rate. Christmas: A very good Christmas advert from a hardware store in … Continue reading Online Reading (Dec. 6, 2019)
Christian Living: I don’t know what God is doing, but God knows what He’s doing. Leadership: Trust is non-negotiable in Christian Leadership. Revitalizing Churches: We need pastors to revitalize churches, Thom Rainer discusses why some pastors don’t want to take up the job. Culture: Apparently culture is now telling me it’s insanely bad to … Continue reading Online Reading (Dec. 5, 2019)
Books: Rebecca McLaughlin reviews Richard Dawkins’ most recent book. Reading: Tim Challies publishes the 2020 reading challenge. Venezuela: The economic crises continues as students don’t eat, and teachers go to more lucrative jobs, like painting nails.
Politics: The New York Times does an examination of the Bible Study leader for US president Donald Trump’s cabinet. Theology: George Sinclair explains that God does not love unconditionally. More Theology: This month’s Credo magazine deals with the issue of universalism (will all be saved?). Shameless plug: The Church-planting ministry of my local church will have … Continue reading Online Reading (December 3, 2019)
Iran: Pray for Iran as they go through some of the worst political violence in 40 years. Theology: J.D. Greear reflects on how God saves us for His glory. Blogging: Tim Challies meditates on the continued value of Christian blogging. Maybe I should write real blogs. Christian Practice: GetReligion draws attention to the way Religious … Continue reading Online Reading (Dec. 2, 2019)
History: Screwtape reflects on the life of C.S. Lewis on the occasion of the latter’s birth. Discipleship: Paul Carter writes on the needs of good spiritual habits. Politics and Religious Freedom: John Stackhouse reflects own a recent Cardus poll concerning the religious beliefs of Canadian Party leaders. A little disturbing for those of us who … Continue reading Online Reading (November 29, 2019)
Law: The American Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) shows application beyond helping Hobby Lobby avoid contraceptive mandates. Technology and Farming: An old WWII bunker in London enters a phase of life as an underground vegetable farm. Technology and Frustration: Seems Elon Musk’s reveal of the new Tesla truck didn’t quite go as planned. Christian Leadership: … Continue reading Online Reading (November 28, 2019)