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Monday, April 23, 2018

Will the World End Today? How Satan Uses End-times Speculation


Will the World End Today? How Satan Uses End-times SpeculationJim Denison writes, “My interest today is not in discussing such speculative theories, but in considering their effect on our culture—and our souls.”

The Disciple-Making Shift


The Disciple-Making Shift – “For too many, the situation believers find themselves in is a Christianity focused on pleasing ourselves, not rocking the boat, and giving more attention to moralistic behavior change or simple felt-needs advice on making it in the world rather than living out the mission of God daily in the culture.”

Allure of Sin


Allure of Sin – “Sin looks desirable. So how do we avoid it? Trillia Newbell writes about how the gospel diminishes the allure.”

Hope for the Person Contemplating Suicide


Hope for the Person Contemplating Suicide – “Hope, true hope, biblical hope, hope that grows out of that which is eternal—not temporal—is the remedy for the suicidal mind. Hope delivers from death (Ps 33:19).”

If We’re More Connected Than Ever, Why Are We So Lonely?


If We’re More Connected Than Ever, Why Are We So Lonely? – “We’ve never experienced this level of connectivity in human history, and yet we are increasingly lonely.”

The Ugly Coded Critique of Chick-Fil-A’s Christianity


The Ugly Coded Critique of Chick-Fil-A’s Christianity “The fast-food chain’s ‘infiltration’ of New York City ignores the truth about religion in America. It also reveals an ugly narrow-mindedness.”

Why Will Some of Us Get Fewer Rewards in Heaven?


Why Will Some of Us Get Fewer Rewards in Heaven? – “Those who are not so high in glory as others, will not envy those that are higher, but they will have so great, and strong, and pure love to them that they will rejoice in their superior happiness.”