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The Ministry Is a Gospel Issue - Michael Horton offers some helpful thoughts about the important of the ministry.
Dying to Disciple - Mez lays down the challenge: “Many believers here think that I have some secret gift for getting people want to hang out with me on the scheme. But I don’t. I just pursue people. I am constantly, intentionally alert and sensitive to any and all opportunities that present themselves.”
Olympic Timekeeping - The Olympics have come and gone; here’s an article about how they manage to make the timekeeping so precise.
40 Years of Cellphone - Here’s a brief history of the cellphone. How many of these did you own?
Marriage and Friendship - Justin Taylor links to David Powlison speaking about making your marriage a better friendship.
Against Christian Hypocrisy - Kirsten Powers and Jonathan Merritt collaborated on an awful article about Christians who refuse to provide goods and services for gay weddings. This article brings a much better perspective. Russell Moore responds as well, since they quoted (and misquoted) him.
In seeking after holiness we are not so much seeking after a thing as we are seeking a person. —Kevin DeYoung