Lake Atitlan

Lake Atitlan

Monday, November 15, 2010

What Is God Up To When Life Is Hard?

Justin Taylor writes a short commentary on J.I. Packer's comments on what God may be seeking to accomplish in us when life is hard. We often ask the questions in such times. Packer provides some good biblical answers.

What the Bible Got Wrong

What the Bible Got Wrong - Matt Perman has some good thoughts on Fast Company’s recent article “What the Bible Got Wrong.” The article grabs an old, tired list of what they consider Bible contradictions and presents it as if Christians have never thought about this stuff before. The article also links to other resources.

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Got the Morning Blues?

We are moving into a busy time of year. Most days the demands life, work, and family can overwhelm. This Justin Taylor article can be a good starting place when you wake up overwhelmed with what a day holds.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

A Post Halloween Post for Parents

From the Book of Davidicus - This is a fun blog post in which a father writes to his kids about how they must divide the spoils on Halloween. It is written in Old Testament-type language. Speaking as a father, I consider it sound teaching. It shares things like -  “Of the spoils of your wandering, you shall devote a tenth of the firstfruits to your father. But take heed that you devote what has chocolate, so that he shall be pleased with what he receives.”