What’s the Big Story? - The newest issue of Credo magazine looks at biblical theology and includes contributions from Justin Taylor, Darian Lockett, Edwards Klink III, David Murray, Stephen Dempster, James Hamilton, T. Desmond Alexander, Stephen Wellum, Peter Gentry, G. K. Beale, Graham Cole, and many others.
Resolving Supposed Contradictions in Scripture - Derek Thomas offers a couple of examples of how to resolve supposed contradictions in Scripture.
The Doctrines of Grace - James Montgomery Boice’s book The Doctrines of Grace is down to $2.99 for Kindle. Meanwhile, Westminster Books has some good deals right now including John Piper’s latest book Five Points (which I am reading and thoroughly enjoying). Also, Douglas Moo’s new commentary on Galatians has just begun shipping. You won’t find discounts on it, but it seems likely to be a top-five (maybe top-two or -three) commentary on Galatians (Amazon, Westminster Books).
Soak the Next Generation in God’s Word - Jani Ortlund asks and answers this question: How can we raise Bible soaked and saturated children, teenagers, and young adults?
The Operating System of Life - This is pretty amazing and gets me just one step closer to learning what I never figured out in tenth grade.
Osteen Uses God’s Bandwidth - Erik found that a bunch of students were using the bandwidth from his wifi signal and thinks Joel Osteen is doing something similar: “He just kind of hangs out on the stoop of Christianity with his God-talk giving hat-tips to Jesus and a Bible story every now and then. But you know what? He is dragging down our bandwith. He is convoluting the message. He is hindering communication.”
No soldiers of Christ are ever lost, missing or left dead on the battlefield. —J.C. Ryle