A mashup of book deals, articles, and videos for your information, edification, and enjoyment.
The Jewish Intellectual Who Predicted America’s Social Collapse – Bruce Ashford: “As Rieff saw it, human civilizations have always understood social order to be underlain by sacred order. The latter always and necessarily funds the former by providing a world of meaning and a code of permissions and prohibitions.”
The Uncomfortable Truth About Babylon Bee – Great look at the origins of Babylon Bee.
How to Get Free From Procrastination – Joshua Rogers: “Rather than minimize procrastination, we can recognize that it is rooted in spiritually destructive forces like fear and a lack of self-control.”
I.O.U – Why does Paul feel indebted to the Romans?
Beautifully True – John Piper discusses the beautiful nature of Scripture in this creative video.
How Facebook Plans to Take Over the World – “Facebook is booming; publishers, businesses and brands are clinging on for the ride.”
A Ray of Gospel Hope in Northern Iraq – A beautiful story of radical gospel love.
The Smug Style in American Liberalism – Intriguing read.
Remembering Prince – Mike Cosper: “Prince took the raw material of the created world around him and made it into something new, and when he sent that new thing back into the world, it made us smile, made us want to fall in love, made us want to dance.”
HT: Kevin DeYoung