May you know God’s sweetest blessings this weekend.
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There is a very substantial list of Kindle deals today. There’s also a long list of general market history books.
(Yesterday on the blog: Devotionals I Recommend for a New Year)
Samuel James explains what The Fellowship of the Ring meant to him and to an entire generation.
I love this new song from CityAlight. “In the darkness God will keep me / He will stay and never sleep / In the darkness God is brighter / Though the night is long and deep.”
This is a hobby I wanted to get into and maybe someday still will. “Being a birdwatcher is actually a lot like being a Christian. You get the same reactions from people: ‘Oh okay, well, whatever makes you happy …’ and they think you just hang out with old people all the time.”
This is just about a must-read.
Someone asked John Piper just how progressive a person can get before we can no longer consider him a Christian. It’s a great question and Piper answers it well.
Sometimes you just have to say, “wow.”
My friend, the more you love and honor God, the more you expose the evil of those who do not. The more you expose the evil of those who dishonor God, the more they’ll hate you.
The day of judgment will show that one of the greatest links in drawing some souls to God, has been the intercessory prayer of friends.—J.C. Ryle