Amazon’s Big Deal is back and that’s good for all of us because it includes some excellent books: Praying Backwards by Bryan Chapell ($1.99); Taking God at His Word by Kevin DeYoung ($1.99); Disciplines of a Godly Man by Kent Hughes ($1.99); When I Don’t Desire God and Bloodlines by John Piper ($1.99 each); What Is the Mission of the Church? by Kevin DeYoung & Greg Gilbert ($1.99); The Insanity of Obedience by Nik Ripken ($2.99); The Promises of God by R.C. Sproul ($0.99); Transformational Disciplineship by Geiger & Kelley & Nation ($1.99). Also, here are a couple of general market bestsellers you may enjoy: The Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown ($2.99); Team of Rivals by Doris Kearns Goodwin ($4.99). You can find the complete list of deals here.
Al Mohler Responds to Ann Coulter - “From a Christian concern we cannot leave the issue of the Ebola outbreak without turning to another kind of atrocity. In this case the atrocity was an opinion piece published just yesterday by conservative commentator Ann Coulter.”
Sign - Here’s an interesting idea for a new restaurant.
Was Adam a Historical Person? - “In the modern world, skeptics have long questioned or denied the historicity of Adam.” And the historicity of Adam makes all the difference to our faith.
Marks on the Green Monster - This is fun, but only if you’re a fan of baseball.
Four Moments I’m Preparing Students to Face - “As I listen to and observe the faith journeys of former students and young adults, I often see pivotal moments along the way that constitute ‘make or break’ tests of their faith. Discipling my students, I am preparing them for these four moments.”
I do not think the devil cares how many churches you build, if only you have lukewarm preachers and lukewarm people in them. —C.H. Spurgeon