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3 Things Pastors’ Kids Need From Their Churches – Barnabas Piper offers three ways you can encourage the PKs in your church.Was Early Christianity Hostile to Women? – Michael Kruger: “Leaving aside the questions about modern day Christianity, I want to ask whether these claims about early Christianity–particularly in the second century–are, in fact, true. Is it really the case that second-century Christianity was a hostile environment for women?”Adam LaRoche Goes Deep On His Decision to Walk – Great profile of Adam LaRoche, which looks deeper into his reasoning for walking away from the game he loves.Here Are the New Faces on $5, $10, and $20 Bills – “The Treasury Department announced Wednesday that women will be incorporated into new designs for the $5, $10 and $20 bills. Here is a look at the new lineup.”The Blessing of an Excellent Wife – Steven Lawson shares the sentiments of every husband of an excellent wife.Youth Pastor Forgets What His Hebrew Tattoo Means – Too funny!Can Your Theology Handle the Book of Lamentations – Erik Raymond: “The danger, I suspect, for many people is that their functional theology undermines their confessional theology. In other words, people confess to believe the Bible is innerrant and authoritative but in practice they become functional redactionists (editors of the Bible).”3 Things the Christian Is Always…And Never…Giving Up – Michael Kelley: “Such is the nature of the Christian life – that we are always… and never… giving up. We are always… and never… losing. But rather than think purely in these abstract terms, here are three specific things that the Christian is always, and never, giving up”What About the Victims? – In the light of the recent dismissal of Darrin Patrick from The Journey Church, David Murray suggests the focus should be on the victims rather than the pastor.