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6 Unbiblical Methods for Change - “Many professing Christians seek change in their lives using methods which are contrary to Scripture. As a result, they don't experience the change which God seeks to produce in his people.” Here are six common, but ineffective, methods for lasting personal transformation.
The Gospel Is Insufficient - This is a helpful thing to consider: “For Paul, the gospel is not in itself sufficient to ensure the continuation of the gospel. It needs men to preach it; it needs men, women and children to tell it to their friends. And because all of these agents are fallen, it needs a church structure to help to safeguard its content.”
Satan’s Big Fat Lie - “One of the most devious, destructive lies that Satan wants us to believe is that we are the products of forces outside ourselves. He wants you to believe that because your dad was an angry, vicious man, you too will always be an angry, vicious man…”
Pulitzer - The Pulitzer Prizes were awarded this week and at this link you can see the photographs that earned the prize for feature photography.
Child Murder - “Algorithms are shaping how we see the world around us, with big consequences. What a machine thinks we need to know can become what we fear.” This article deals with personalized news services.
The more afflictions you have been under, the more assistance you have had for this life of holiness. —John Flavel