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A La Carte (June 29)

Today’s Kindle deals include just a few minor deals.

Westminster Books is offering a deal on a little new book by Kevin DeYoung. It’s a free download if you’d like the electronic version.

An Incredible Spider (Video)

This BBC video highlights a spider with an incredible ability.

Does God Love Everyone?

You can read or watch R.C. Sproul’s answer to a common question.

Forgive Us Our Debts

Here’s an important one for students and their parents. “Recent student loan trends have left some Christian college grads feeling the economic impact for decades. Meanwhile, financial counselors are desperate to improve financial understanding within a system that makes lending an easy default.”

Why I Need My Friends to Judge Me

“The other day I was on a drive through a part of my city that I have not been to in a while and saw a billboard for a church. In bright letters, their sign said something like ‘Where you are always loved and never judged.’” Not good…

What Every Parent Needs to Know About the Updated Instagram

If your kids use Instagram, you may want to read these article. It’s good to be informed!

Turning Pain Into Hope

“Thousands of women were raped during Rwanda’s genocide. Now their kids are coming of age.”

80th Anniversary

Here’s a couple who have just celebrated their 80th wedding anniversary! That’s got to be some kind of a record.

Flashback: How Much Television Do You Actually Watch? Way Too Much

How much television do you think you watch? No, honestly, how much? And how much time do you give to other screens—your mobile phone, your tablet, and whatever it is you use to watch Netflix? A study from Nielsen suggests that it is a lot.

If offense is to be taken at the gospel, let it be because of the gospel, not the one who proclaims it.

—Sam Storms

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    This giveaway is sponsored by Moody Publishers. Attention all Bible scholars, believers in the power of faith, and lovers of the Word! Learn about God’s divine mercy and compassion with our exclusive Bible Study Giveaway. Win the ultimate bible study library including Overflowing Mercies by author and Bible teacher Craig Allen Cooper. This giveaway also…

  • Leadership

    We Need Qualified Leadership

    A few days ago I happened upon the page of an especially mega-sized megachurch. The church is about to undergo a leadership transition from an older man to a younger one and a page on the site lays out the process through which this new pastor was chosen. I read with a morbid kind of…

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    A La Carte (June 21)

    A La Carte: Making tea and holding hands for the sake of the gospel / When Christian groups subvert religious liberty of Christians / How busy should I be? / 5 ways people worship themselves / A backwards birth into heaven / A new systematic theology / and more.

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    A La Carte (June 20)

    A La Carte: How to support the caregivers in your church / What we gain in following Jesus / The way we feel is not necessarily the way it is / The power and danger of habit / The man who introduced American Evangelicals to C.S. Lewis / and more.

  • 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.