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How to Witness to Mormons – A reader of the site sent along this excellent article after my post yesterday (which dealt with Mormonism). The author tells how and how not to witness to Mormons.

Contraceptive-Abortifacient Mandate – Gospel Coalitions The FAQs series provides an updated look at the contraceptive- abortifacient mandate, what it means and how it matters.

They Are All Around Us – God’s mercies are all around us, but do we notice them? Are we looking for them?

G3 Conference – If you are in the Atlanta area, or are looking for an excuse to be, why don’t you check out the G3 Conference. I’ll be speaking there along with Paul Washer, Steve Lawson, Don Whitney, Voddie Baucham and others. I’ll be the guy with the Canadian accent.

Join or Die? – I appreciated this article which looks at the importance of church membership.

Chinese Olympians – This article looks at how Chinese children are taken away from their families and brutalised into future Olympians.

Same-Sex Marriage Won’t Be Enough – This is an important article that shows what is at stake in the same-sex marriage debate.

As long as there is eternity, God has time enough to reckon with his enemies.

—Thomas Watson

  • Do Not Envy the Wicked

    Do You Envy the Wicked?

    It takes a long time for sinful instincts to become pure, for tendencies toward what is evil to be transformed into tendencies toward what is good, lovely, and pleasing to God. The man who quits drugs will still react when he catches a whiff and the woman who gave up alcoholism will still struggle when…

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    A La Carte (June 19)

    A La Carte: The golden rule for hard conversations / Seven reasons you shouldn’t ignore beauty / The early church on entertainment / The uselessness of prayer / A thousand wheels of providence / Impossible, hard, and easy / and more.

  • Our Salvation Through Christ

    This week the blog is sponsored by Moody Publishers and this post is adapted from The Kindness of God by Nate Pickowicz (© 2024). Published by Moody Publishers. Used by permission. Just like the Old Testament, the New Testament teaches that this wonderful salvation is extended to us as a kindness. Paul opens his letter…

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    A La Carte (June 18)

    A La Carte: The pursuit of (which) happiness? / Don’t hastily choose elders / The evangelistic nature of awe / What you read builds who you are / Till he was strong / A father’s threads of living faith / Logos deals / and more.

  • Lets Hear It For the Second Parents

    Let’s Hear It For the Second Parents

    While today we tend to associate step-parents with divorce, in previous centuries they were almost exclusively associated with death and with either widow- or widowerhood. In an era in which lifespans were shorter and, therefore, a greater number of parents died while their children were still young, there was a distinct and honored role for…

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    A La Carte (June 17)

    A La Carte: Honor good fathers and bad fathers alike? / Don’t give up, dad / How I respond to pride month / 5 myths about the pro-life movement / A seminar on biblical counseling / How do I know if I’m one of the elect? / Kindle deals / and more.