The excellent 9Marks: Building Healthy Churches series is on sale today: The Gospel by Ray Ortlund; Evangelism by Mack Stiles; Expositional Preaching by David Helm; Sound Doctrine by Bobby Jamieson; Church Elders by Jeramie Rinne; Church Membership by Jonathan Leeman; Church Discipline by Jonathan Leeman ($4.99 each). The Confessions of St. Augustine in modern English ($0.99); The Quick-Start Guide to the Whole Bible by William Marty ($2.99).
#AskAlcorn - Here are the results of Randy Alcorn’s recent Twitter chat. He answered a whole host of questions.
The Best Idioms in the World - This is an amusing list of some of the best (and weirdest) idioms from across the world.
The Pastor and Social Media - Pastors (and others) may do well to read these comments by Nicholas Batzig. “I have to insist that to write off this medium wholesale … is shortsighted at best. Similarly, judging others for their use of social media is shortsighted at best as well.”
In Flight - If you’re at all interesting in air travel you will probably enjoy this article in which you’ll gain a pilot’s-eye view of a flight from London to Tokyo.
The Gathering Storm - Al Mohler borrows a line from Winston Churchill and warns of a different kind of battle that is fast approaching.
That Little Word - Andrew Wilson discovers the final question and answer in the Heidelberg Catechism, and it is worthy of reflection.
The Power of False Memory - The recent attacks in Manhattan show how quickly we can develop false memories.
A twig is brought to any form, but grown trees will not bow. How few are converted in old age! —John Flavel